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Blood and Sand (1989)

R
113 min | Drama, Romance

Juan is a young Spanish man whose dream is to become one of the famous toreros. When he was caught making an illegal (and in fact for the real torero life endangering) night bullfight with one of the destinated bulls for the corridas on ...See moreJuan is a young Spanish man whose dream is to become one of the famous toreros. When he was caught making an illegal (and in fact for the real torero life endangering) night bullfight with one of the destinated bulls for the corridas on the property of the Sols he meets the daughter of the American landowner Dona Sol, half Spanish, half American, and falls desperately in love with her. She brings him in contact with a famous torero and thus converts Juan into one of the famous, too. Still in love with Dona Sol, although married to the beautiful Carmen, Juan celebrates triumphes until Dona Sol lets him down. Drinking and being desperate only Carmen would stand by his side when he tries to come back in the corrida buisiness... Written by Volker Boehm See less
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Writers
Rafael Azcona | Vicente Blasco Ibáñez (novel) (as Vicente Blasco Ibañez) | Ricardo Franco | Thomas A. Fucci (as Thomas Fucci)
Producer
Composer
Jesús Gluck (as Jesus Gluck)
Cinematographer
Toño Ríos (as Antonio Rios)
Editor
José Antonio Rojo (as Jose Antonio Rojo)
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Status
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Updated Sep 22, 1989

Release date
Jan 26, 1990 (Portugal)

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40 cast members
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Christopher Rydell
Juan Gallardo Juan Gallardo   See fewer
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Sharon Stone
Doña Sol Doña Sol   See fewer
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Ana Torrent
Carmen Espinosa Carmen Espinosa   See fewer
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Albert Vidal
Nacional Nacional   See fewer
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Simón Andreu
Antonio (as Simon Andreu) Antonio (as Simon Andreu)   See fewer
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Antonio Flores
Chiripa (as Antonio Gonzalez Flores) Chiripa (as Antonio Gonzalez Flores)   See fewer
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Margarita Calahorra
Angustias Angustias   See fewer
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José Luis de Vilallonga
Don José (as Jose Luis de Vilallonga) Don José (as Jose Luis de Vilallonga)   See fewer
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Tony Fuentes
Pepe Serrano Pepe Serrano   See fewer
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Julia Torres
Encarna Encarna   See fewer
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Aldo Sambrell
Faustino Faustino   See fewer
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Daniel Martín
Diego Fuentes (as Daniel Martin) Diego Fuentes (as Daniel Martin)   See fewer
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Luis Martin Carrasco
Young Slaughterer Young Slaughterer   See fewer
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Luis Barboo
Old Slaughterer Old Slaughterer   See fewer
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Víctor Sandoval
Romay (as Victor Sandoval) Romay (as Victor Sandoval)   See fewer
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Mauro Muñiz
Reporter 1 Reporter 1   See fewer
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Isabel Prinz
Reporter 2 (as Clara Isabel Prinz) Reporter 2 (as Clara Isabel Prinz)   See fewer
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Rafael Rojas
Maletilla Maletilla   See fewer
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José María Caffarel
Mayor (as Jose Ma Caffarel) Mayor (as Jose Ma Caffarel)   See fewer
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José Luis Baringo
Julián (as Jose Luis Baringo) Julián (as Jose Luis Baringo)   See fewer
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Alicia Muñoz
Lady's Maid Lady's Maid   See fewer
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Ernesto Vañes
Assistant to Ojeda (as Ernesto Vañez) Assistant to Ojeda (as Ernesto Vañez)   See fewer
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Alicia Agut
María María   See fewer
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Tito Néstor
Commentator (as Tito Nestor) Commentator (as Tito Nestor)   See fewer
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Beatriz Rossat
Prostitute A Prostitute A   See fewer
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Charly Bravo
Andrés Andrés   See fewer
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Álvaro García
Gardener (as Alvaro Garcia) Gardener (as Alvaro Garcia)   See fewer
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Julio Bajo
Station-keeper (as Julio Bajo Redondo) Station-keeper (as Julio Bajo Redondo)   See fewer
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Conchita Collado
Chiripa's Mother (as Concepcion Collado) Chiripa's Mother (as Concepcion Collado)   See fewer
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José Alfredo Romero
Chiripa's Father (as Jose Alfredo Romero) Chiripa's Father (as Jose Alfredo Romero)   See fewer
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Rafael Perea
Bullfighter - Juan (as Rafael Perea 'Boni') Bullfighter - Juan (as Rafael Perea 'Boni')   See fewer
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Juan Herrera
Bullfighter - Pepe Serrano Bullfighter - Pepe Serrano   See fewer
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Hermenegildo Alcaraz
Bullfighter - Chiripa Bullfighter - Chiripa   See fewer
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Paco Catalá
Portero Plaza Toros Portero Plaza Toros   See fewer
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Karlos Granada
Bullfighter - Maletilla II Bullfighter - Maletilla II   See fewer
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José Lifante
Slaughterer 1 Slaughterer 1   See fewer
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Fernando Prados
Amante (uncredited) Amante (uncredited)   See fewer
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4.7 / 10 | 958 votes