El Cid

"The GREATEST ROMANCE and ADVENTURE in a THOUSAND YEARS!"

El Cid is a 1961 historical epic. Epic films were much in vogue in the early ‘60s and El Cid doe not disappoint. The story is based on the legend of a Christian Knight named Don Rodrigo Diaz de ViVar. The name El Cid derives from his Arabic name. El Cid fought in North Africa in the 11th century. Charton Heston plays El Cid and Sophia Loren plays his love interest, the beautiful Doria Ximena. Anthony Mann directed the film and it features a large ensemble cast. It is largely a romantic telling of the legend, but the movie is beautifully shot and entertaining.

NR
| 1961 | 3 hr 4 min | 7.3/10
Cast
Studio
Director
Anthony Mann
Language
English
Ad
i
El Cid
AD
Free Trial
Sorry, this movie is not yet available online.
Add to Watchlist to become notified when it is.
Add to Watchlist
Loading

Watch El Cid Trailer

Watch Unlimited
Movies
Start your free trial now
i
Not all titles featured on Yidio are availabe through Amazon Prime.
No thanks, I'm not interested in Amazon Prime