The mark of Zorro

Language and/or Subtitles: English
Spanish
Format: DVD 2005
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 2 copies
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Summary
Don Diego Vega, from the sleepy colony of California, is a cadet at the royal military academy in Spain. His father, Don Alejandro, is alcalde of the Los Angeles region. Don Diego disdains California as boring and insufferably rustic; but returns obediently when called home. When he arrives, all is not as expected. His father no longer serves as alcalde; cruel, bumbling Don Luis Quintero has replaced him. The real power behind Quintero is Captain Esteban Pasquale, a sinister villain who commands the local Spanish garrison. While Diego's father and others fret and fume about the new alcalde, Diego plays the fop--effete, weak, and disinterested. He is so adept that no one will suspect him when he takes action against Quintero and Pasquale, as the mysterious, masked figure known as Zorro. Zorro challenges Quintero's corrupt rule and captures the hearts and imaginations of the peasant population, the old, loyal dons, and the heart of the mayor's niece, Lolita.
Contents
Side A: Colorized feature: Main titles
California cockerel
Trouble at home
New government
Puppy comes home
Zorro
Little talk
Lolita's prayer
After the fox
Zorro strikes again
Real Diego
Mark of a madman
Marriage offer
Dinner with the Quinteros
Dance with Diego
Secret love
Gonzales' mistake
Under arrest
Talk of throat cutting
Champion
Señor Zorro
Diego's greatest trick
Quintero's goodbye
End titles ; (2005) (93 min.); Special features: Commentary by Richard Schickel [audio feature]. Side B (flipside): Black and white feature; Special features: Commentary by Richard Schickel [audio feature]; Biography: Tyrone Power: the last idol [documentary featurette] (1996) (45 min.); Studio Classics previews (22 min.).

Additional Information
Subjects Zorro -- (Fictitious character) -- Drama.
Heroes -- Drama.
Vigilantes -- Drama.
Man-woman relationships -- Drama.
California -- Drama.
California -- History -- Drama.
Swashbuckler films.
Western films.
Action and adventure films.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Film adaptations.
Publisher Beverly Hills, CA :Twentieth Century Fox Film Corp. :2005
Distributed by Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment,
Edition Full screen, special ed.
Other Titles Curse of Capistrano.
Contributors Mamoulian, Rouben, director.
Foote, John Taintor, 1881-1950, screenwriter.
Fort, Garrett, screenwriter.
Meredyth, Bess, screenwriter.
Power, Tyrone, 1914-1958, actor.
Darnell, Linda, 1923-1965, actor.
Rathbone, Basil, 1892-1967, actor.
Sondergaard, Gale, 1899-1985, actor.
Pallette, Eugene, 1889-1954, actor.
Bromberg, J. Edward, 1903-1951, actor.
Love, Montagu, 1877-1943, actor.
Beecher, Janet, actor.
Lowery, Robert, 1916-1971, actor.
Martin, Chris-Pin, 1893-1953, actor.
McCulley, Johnston, 1883-1958. Curse of Capistrano.
Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation.
Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, Inc.
Participants/Performers Tyrone Power (Diego), Linda Darnell (Lolita Quintero), Basil Rathbone (Captain Esteban Pasquale), Gale Sondergaard (Inez Quintero), Eugene Pallette (Fray Felipe), J. Edward Bromberg (Don Luis Quintero), Montagu Love (Don Alejandro Vega), Janet Beecher (Senora Isabella Vega), Robert Lowery (Rodrigo), Chris-Pin Martin (Turnkey).
Other Contributors Director of photography, Arthur Miller ; editor, Robert Bischoff ; music, Alfred Newman ; art direction, Richard Day, Joseph C. Wright ; costumes, Travis Banton.
Audience Canadian Home Video Rating: PG.
Language English
Spanish
In English or dubbed Spanish with optional subtitles in English or Spanish; closed-captioned.
Notes Based on the story "The curse of Capistrano" by Johnston McCulley.
Double-sided disc with colorized and original black-and-white versions.
System Details DVD; Region 1, NTSC; Dolby digital stereo, Dolby digital mono; full frame presentation, preserving the 1.33:1 aspect ratio of the original theatrical exhibition.
Description 1 videodisc (93 min.) : sound, color and black and white ; 4 3/4 in.
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