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El Che Guevara DVD (1968)
Country: Italy

Spoken Languages: Italian

Genre(s): Drama, Biography

Director: Paolo Heusch

Cast: Francisco Rabal, John Ireland, Susanna Martinková, Howard Ross, Andrea Checchi, Giacomo Rossi-Stuart, Guido Lollobrigida, José Torres, Lex Monson, Piero Morgia, Corinne Fontaine, Sergio Doria, Remo De Angelis, Bruno Boschetti, Empedocle Buzzanca

Medium: DVD R/RW

El Cid DVD (1961)
Country: Italy

Spoken Languages: Italian

Genre(s): Action, Drama, War, Romance, Biography

Director: Anthony Mann

Cast: Charlton Heston, Sophia Loren, Raf Vallone, Geneviève Page, John Fraser, Gary Raymond, Hurd Hatfield, Massimo Serato, Frank Thring, Michael Hordern, Andrew Cruickshank, Douglas Wilmer, Tullio Carminati, Ralph Truman, Christopher Rhodes

Medium: DVD R/RW

Plot: Epic film of the legendary Spanish hero, Rodrigo Diaz ("El Cid" to his followers), who, without compromising his strict sense of honour, still succeeds in taking the initiative and driving the Moors from Spain.

El Greco DVD (1966)
Country: Italy

Spoken Languages: English

Genre(s): Drama, Biography

Director: Luciano Salce

Cast: Mel Ferrer, Rosanna Schiaffino, Adolfo Celi, Fernando Rey, Mario Feliciani, Franco Giacobini, Renzo Giovampietro, Ángel Aranda, Nino Crisman, Gabriella Giorgelli, Giulio Donnini, Rafael Rivelles, John Karlsen, John Francis Lane, Rossana Martini

Medium: DVD R/RW

Subtitles: Spanish

Elena di Troia DVD (1956)
Also known as: Helen of Troy DVD (original title)

Country: USA

Spoken Languages: Italian

Genre(s): Action, Drama, Adventure, War, Romance

Director: Robert Wise

Cast: Rossana Podestà, Jacques Sernas, Cedric Hardwicke, Stanley Baker, Niall MacGinnis, Nora Swinburne, Robert Douglas, Torin Thatcher, Harry Andrews, Janette Scott, Ronald Lewis, Brigitte Bardot, Eduardo Ciannelli, Marc Lawrence, Maxwell Reed

Medium: DVD R/RW

Plot: Prince Paris of Troy, shipwrecked on a mission to the king of Sparta, meets and falls for Queen Helen before he knows who she is. Rudely received by the royal Greeks, he must flee...but fate and their mutual passions lead him to take Helen along. This gives the Greeks just the excuse they need for much-desired war.

Elisabetta d'Inghilterra DVD (1937)
Also known as: Fire Over England DVD (original title)

Country: UK

Spoken Languages: English

Genre(s): Adventure, War, Romance, History

Director: William K. Howard

Cast: Flora Robson, Raymond Massey, Leslie Banks, Laurence Olivier, Vivien Leigh, Morton Selten, Tamara Desni, Lyn Harding, George Thirlwell, Henry Oscar, Robert Rendel, Robert Newton, Donald Calthrop, Charles Carson, James Mason

Medium: DVD R/RW

Plot: Queen Elizabeth is running this show. The men in her court should be thinking about how to add to the glory of the Elizabethan Age and how to foil those pesky Spanish who got far too much influence in England when her older sister Mary was on the throne after their father Henry VIII was succeeded by their sickly half brother...

Elisabetta d'Ungheria DVD (1940)
Also known as: Erzsébet királyné DVD (original title)

Country: Hungary

Spoken Languages: Hungarian

Genre(s): History

Director: Félix Podmaniczky

Cast: Katalin Karády, Klári Tolnay, Pál Jávor, Artúr Somlay, Gábor Rajnay, Gyula Gózon, Tivadar Bilicsi, Éva Fenyvessy, Zoltán Makláry, Ilka Petur, Béla Fáy, Gusztáv Vándory, Sári Sugár, József Szabó, Karola Zala

Medium: DVD R/RW

Plot: Mail author for translation. Ferenc Jozsef csaszar fiatal hitvese, Erzsebet kiralyne kedvelt a nep koreben. A levert szabadsagharc utan hozza igyekszik a forradalmar Latkoczy tabornok lanya, hogy edesapja erdekeben a kiralyne kozbenjarasat kerje. Nem sejti, hogy utjat a kulfoldon szervezkedo magyar legio megbizottai segitik...

Elvira Madigan DVD (1967)
Also known as: Elvira Madigan DVD (original title)

Country: Sweden

Spoken Languages: Swedish

Genre(s): Drama, Romance, History

Director: Bo Widerberg

Cast: Pia Degermark, Thommy Berggren, Lennart Malmer, Cleo Jensen, Nina Widerberg, Yvonne Ingdal (voice)

Medium: DVD R/RW

Plot: Hedvig Jensen is a famous ropewalker and is known to her public as Elvira Madigan. She meets Lieutenant Sixten Sparre, a Swedish officer who is married and has two children. They both decide to run away, but since Sixten deserted the army, he cannot find any job and the couple encounters many hardships. Moreover, while on the run, Sixten meets a friend who tries to convince him to come back to his country and family.

Emilio Zola DVD (1937)
Also known as: The Life of Emile Zola DVD (original title)

Country: USA

Spoken Languages: English

Genre(s): Drama, Biography

Director: William Dieterle

Cast: Paul Muni, Gale Sondergaard, Joseph Schildkraut, Gloria Holden, Donald Crisp, Erin O'Brien-Moore, John Litel, Henry O'Neill, Morris Carnovsky, Louis Calhern, Ralph Morgan, Robert Barrat, Vladimir Sokoloff, Grant Mitchell, Harry Davenport

Medium: DVD R/RW

L'enigma di Kaspar Hauser DVD (1974)
Also known as: Jeder für sich und Gott gegen alle DVD (original title)

Country: West Germany

Spoken Languages: Italian

Genre(s): Drama, History, Biography

Director: Werner Herzog

Cast: Bruno S., Walter Ladengast, Brigitte Mira, Willy Semmelrogge, Michael Kroecher, Hans Musäus, Marcus Weller, Gloria Doer, Volker Prechtel, Herbert Achternbusch, Wolfgang Bauer, Wilhelm Bayer, Franz Brumbach, Johannes Buzalski, Helmut Döring

Medium: DVD R/RW

Plot: Herzog's film is based upon the true and mysterious story of Kaspar Hauser, a young man who suddenly appeared in Nuremberg in 1828, barely able to speak or walk, and bearing a strange note; he later explained that he had been held captive in a dungeon of some sort for his entire life that he could remember, and only recently was he released, for reasons unknown. His benefactor attempts to integrate him into society, with intriguing results.

Eran trecento... DVD (1952)
Also known as: La spigolatrice di Sapri DVD (alternative title)

Country: Italy

Spoken Languages: Italian

Genre(s): Drama, History

Director(s): Gian Paolo Callegari

Cast: Rossano Brazzi (as Volpintesta), Franca Marzi (as Sina), Myriam Bru (as Lucia), Peter Trent (as Franco della Spina), Paola Barbara (as Sabina, la governante), Antonio Cifariello (as Sergente Cafiero), Luisa Rivelli (as Maria Antonia), Fiorella Ferrero (as Purificata), Maria Belfadel (as Suor Adelaide), Roberto Mauri (as Orsaja), Marco Guglielmi (as L'alfiere), Franco Fabrizi (as Pisacane), Franco Pesce (as Beppe Camareta), Armando Guarnieri (as Generale della Spina), Gino Anglani, Fiorella Falchi

Medium: DVD R/RW

Ercole contro i figli del ole DVD (1964)
Country: Italy

Spoken Languages: Italian

Genre(s): Adventure, Peplum

Director: Osvaldo Civirani

Cast: Mark Forest, Anna-Maria Pace, Giuliano Gemma, Ángela Rhu, Giulio Donnini, German Grech, Andrea Scotti, Franco Fantasia, Carlo Latimer, Romano Ghini, José Riesgo, Antonio Acqua, Stefano Conti, Gilberto Galvani, Assia Zezon

Medium: DVD R/RW

Ercole contro Moloch DVD (1963)
Country: Italy

Spoken Languages: Italian

Genre(s): Action, Drama, Adventure, Peplum

Director: Giorgio Ferroni

Cast: Gordon Scott, Alessandra Panaro, Rosalba Neri, Arturo Dominici, Michel Lemoine, Jany Clair, Nerio Bernardi, Nello Pazzafini, Gaetano Scala, Geneviève Grad, Pietro Marascalchi, Mario Lodolini, Fortunato Arena, Jeff Cameron, Veriano Ginesi

Medium: DVD R/RW

Ercole contro Roma DVD (1964)
Country: Italy

Spoken Languages: Italian

Genre(s): Adventure, History, Peplum

Director: Piero Pierotti

Cast: Sergio Ciani, Wandisa Guida, Livio Lorenzon, Daniele Vargas, Andrea Aureli, Dina De Santis, Carlo Tamberlani, Tullio Altamura, Simonetta Simeoni, Walter Licastro, Renato Navarrini, Alberto Cevenini, Amedeo Trilli, Calisto Calisti, Nello Pazzafini

Medium: DVD R/RW

Plot: Hercules comes from Greece to Ravenna, Italy, because a friend from childhood days has sent for him: Hercules should help the Roman Emperor who is in danger because of an intrigue lead by the leader of the pretorian guards.

L'erede di Robin Hood DVD (1946)
Also known as: Son of the Guardsman DVD (original title)

Country: USA

Spoken Languages: English

Genre(s): Adventure

Director: Derwin Abrahams

Cast: Robert Shaw, Daun Kennedy, Robert 'Buzz' Henry, Jim Diehl, Hugh Prosser, Leonard Penn

Medium: DVD R/RW

Plot: England, 12th century. David Trent is a nobleman who forms an outlaw group to combat his evil uncle Sir Edgar Bullard. Bullard has kidnapped Louise, the daughter of his rival Lord Markham. The outlaws of Sherwood Forest are championing young Roger Mowbray too, whose right to the throne is being usurped by the evil regent Lord Hampton.

L'erede di Robin Hood DVD (1946)
Also known as: The Bandit of Sherwood Forest DVD (original title)

Country: USA

Spoken Languages: English

Genre(s): Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Romance

Director: Henry Levin

Cast: Anita Louise, Jill Esmond, Edgar Buchanan, Cornel Wilde, Henry Daniell, George Macready, Russell Hicks, John Abbott, Lloyd Corrigan, Eva Moore, Ray Teal, Leslie Denison, Ian Wolfe, Maurice Tauzin, Miles Mander

Medium: DVD R/RW

Plot: Robert of Nottingham, the son of Robin Hood, goes to the aid of the Queen Mother and the beautiful Lady Catherine, who are fleeing the cruel Regent, William of Pembroke, who has the King imprisoned in the castle. Robert, Catherine and Friar Tuck enter the guarded castle and free the King, but Robert and Catherine are captured.

Erode il grande DVD (1959)
Country: Italy

Spoken Languages: Italian

Genre(s): Drama, Romance, History, Biography

Director: Viktor Tourjansky

Cast: Edmund Purdom, Sylvia Lopez, Sandra Milo, Elena Zareschi, Alberto Lupo, Corrado Pani, Renato Baldini, Camillo Pilotto, Carlo D'Angelo, Enrico Glori, Adolfo Geri, Fedele Gentile, Enzo Fiermonte, Schaliapin Fiodor, Renato Montalbano

Medium: DVD R/RW

Plot: Herod, King of Judea, is made a prisoner by the Romans. Convinced the King is dead, his faithful lieutenant, Aaron, is nevertheless unable to keep his promise to kill the Queen if something untoward happened to the King. He leads the young woman out into the desert. Herod's pleas to Augustus are successful and he returns to his palace. His son, Antipater, informs Herod that Aaron has betrayed him.

L'eroe di Babilonia DVD (1963)
Country: Italy

Spoken Languages: Italian

Genre(s): Adventure

Director: Siro Marcellini

Cast: Gordon Scott, Geneviève Grad, Andrea Scotti, Célina Cély, Moira Orfei, Mario Petri, Piero Lulli, Andrea Aureli, Giuseppe Addobbati, Paola Petrini, Harold Bradley, Aldo Pini, Giuseppe Mattei, Oreste Lionello, Consalvo Dell'Arti

Medium: DVD R/RW

Plot: When the high-born Nippur returns to Babylon following a long stay in Persia, he rescues slave-girl Tamira from the soldiers of the evil usurper, Balthazar. Nippur then pays a courtesy visit to Balthazar's court where he meets the high-priestess Ura who has ambitions to become queen and who casts a lustful eye on this new visitor. Later, shocked by the cruelty of Balthazar's reign...

L'eroe di Sparta DVD (1962)
Also known as: The 300 Spartans DVD (original title)

Country: USA

Spoken Languages: English

Genre(s): Drama, Adventure, War, History

Director: Rudolph Maté

Cast: Richard Egan, Ralph Richardson, Diane Baker, Barry Coe, David Farrar, Donald Houston, Anna Synodinou, Kieron Moore, John Crawford, Robert Brown, Laurence Naismith, Anne Wakefield, Ivan Triesault, Charles Fawcett, Michalis Nikolinakos

Medium: DVD R/RW

Plot: Essentially true story of how Spartan king Leonidas led an extremely small army of Greek Soldiers (300 of them his personal body guards from Sparta) to hold off an invading Persian army now thought to have numbered 250,000. The actual heroism of those who stood (and ultimately died) with Leonidas helped shape the course of Western Civilization, allowing the Greek city states time to organize an army which repelled the Persians. Set in 480 BC.

L'esploratore scomparso DVD (1939)
Also known as: Stanley and Livingstone DVD (original title)

Country: USA

Spoken Languages: Italian

Genre(s): Drama, Adventure, History

Director: Henry King

Cast: Spencer Tracy, Nancy Kelly, Richard Greene, Walter Brennan, Charles Coburn, Cedric Hardwicke, Henry Hull, Henry Travers, Miles Mander, David Torrence, Holmes Herbert, C. Montague Shaw, Brandon Hurst, Hassan Said, Paul Harvey

Medium: DVD R/RW

Plot: When American newspaperman and adventurer Henry M. Stanley comes back from the western Indian wars, his editor James Gordon Bennett sends him to Africa to find Dr. David Livingstone, the missing Scottish missionary. Stanley finds Livingstone ("Dr. Livingstone, I presume.") blissfully doling out medicine and religion to the happy natives. His story is at first disbelieved. When Livingstone later dies, Stanley returns to continue the good doctor's work (which, of course, never really happened).

Ester e il Re DVD (1960)
Also known as: Esther and the King DVD (original title)

Country: Italy

Spoken Languages: Italian

Genre(s): Drama, Peplum

Director: Raoul Walsh, Mario Bava

Cast: Joan Collins, Richard Egan, Denis O'Dea, Sergio Fantoni, Rik Battaglia, Renato Baldini, Gabriele Tinti, Rosalba Neri, Robert Buchanan, Daniela Rocca, Folco Lulli

Medium: DVD R/RW

Ettore Fieramosca DVD (1938)
Country: Italy

Spoken Languages: Italian

Genre(s): History

Director: Alessandro Blasetti

Cast: Gino Cervi, Mario Ferrari, Elisa Cegani, Osvaldo Valenti, Lamberto Picasso, Corrado Racca, Clara Calamai, Umberto Sacripante, Gianni Pons, Carlo Duse, Mario Mazza, Andrea Checchi, Oscar Andriani, Silvio Bagolini, Gemma Bolognesi

Medium: DVD R/RW

Exodus DVD (1960)
Country: USA

Spoken Languages: Italian

Genre(s): Action, Drama, War, History

Director: Otto Preminger

Cast: Paul Newman, Eva Marie Saint, Ralph Richardson, Peter Lawford, Lee J. Cobb, Sal Mineo, John Derek, Hugh Griffith, Gregory Ratoff, Felix Aylmer, David Opatoshu, Jill Haworth, Marius Goring, Alexandra Stewart, Michael Wager

Medium: DVD R/RW

Plot: The theme is the founding of the state of Israel. The action begins on a ship filled with Jewish immigrants bound for Israel who are being off loaded on Cyprus. An Intelligence officer succeeds in getting them back on board their ship only to have the harbor blocked by the British with whom they must negotiate. The second part of the film is about the situation in Israel as independence is declared and most of their neighbors attack them.

Fabiola DVD (1949)
Country: Italy

Spoken Languages: Italian

Genre(s): Drama, History

Director: Alessandro Blasetti

Cast: Michèle Morgan, Henri Vidal, Michel Simon, Louis Salou, Elisa Cegani, Massimo Girotti, Gino Cervi, Sergio Tofano, Rina Morelli, Paolo Stoppa, Carlo Ninchi, Franco Interlenghi, Guglielmo Barnabò, Aldo Silvani, Silvana Jachino

Medium: DVD R/RW

Plot: In ancient Rome a love story blossoms between Fabiola, daughter of a senator, and Rhual, a gallic gladiator. When Fabiola's father is killed, the Romans blame the Christians and the persecution begins. Rhual confesses to be a christian and is accused of the murder and sentenced to fight to death in the arena.

La famiglia Barrett DVD (1934)
Also known as: The Barretts of Wimpole Street DVD (original title)

Country: USA

Spoken Languages: English

Genre(s): Drama, Romance, Biography, History

Director: Sidney Franklin

Cast: Norma Shearer, Fredric March, Charles Laughton, Maureen O'Sullivan, Katharine Alexander, Ralph Forbes, Marion Clayton Anderson, Ian Wolfe, Ferdinand Munier, Una O'Connor, Leo G. Carroll, Vernon Downing, Neville Clark, Matthew Smith, Robert Carleton

Medium: DVD R/RW

Plot: Elizabeth Barrett's tyrannical father has forbidden any of his family to marry. Nevertheless, Elizabeth falls in love with the poet Robert Browning.

La famiglia Sullivan DVD (1944)
Also known as: The Sullivans DVD (original title)

Country: USA

Spoken Languages: English

Genre(s): Drama, War, History, Biography

Director: Lloyd Bacon

Cast: Anne Baxter, Thomas Mitchell, Selena Royle, Edward Ryan, Trudy Marshall, John Campbell, James Cardwell, John Alvin, George Offerman Jr., Roy Roberts, Ward Bond

Medium: DVD R/RW

Plot: The lives of a close-knit group of brothers growing up in Iowa during the days of the Great Depression and of World War II and their eventual deaths in action in the Pacific theater are chronicled in this film based on a true story.

La fanciulla del ring DVD (1938)
Also known as: Spirit of Youth DVD (original title)

Country: USA

Spoken Languages: English

Genre(s): Drama, Sport, Biography

Director: Harry L. Fraser

Cast: Joe Louis, Clarence Muse, Edna Mae Harris, Mae Turner, Cleo Desmond, Mantan Moreland, Jewel Smith, Tom Southern, Jess Lee Brooks, Marguerite Whitten, Clarence Brooks, The Plantation Chior, The Creole Chorus, The Big Apple Dancers

Medium: DVD R/RW

Plot: The story of the rise of boxer Joe Thomas, which paralleled the life of Joe Louis.

Fate la rivoluzione senza di noi DVD (1970)
Also known as: Start the Revolution Without Me DVD (original title)

Country: USA

Spoken Languages: Italian

Genre(s): Comedy, History

Director: Bud Yorkin

Cast: Gene Wilder, Donald Sutherland, Hugh Griffith, Jack MacGowran, Billie Whitelaw, Victor Spinetti, Ewa Aulin, Helen Fraser, Rosalind Knight, Harry Fowler, Murray Melvin, Ken Parry, Maxwell Shaw, Jacques Maury, Graham Stark

Medium: DVD R/RW

Plot: An account of the adventures of two sets of identical twins, badly scrambled at birth, on the eve of the French Revolution. One set is haughty and aristocratic, the other poor and somewhat dim. They find themselves involved in palace intrigues as history happens around them.

Il favorito della grande Regina DVD (1955)
Also known as: The Virgin Queen DVD (original title)

Country: USA

Spoken Languages: Italian

Genre(s): Drama, Romance, History

Director: Henry Koster

Cast: Bette Davis, Richard Todd, Joan Collins, Jay Robinson, Herbert Marshall, Dan O'Herlihy, Robert Douglas, Romney Brent, Leslie Parrish, Lisa Daniels

Medium: DVD R/RW

Plot: Sir Walter Raleigh gains audience with Queen Elizabeth I and soon wins her over to his way of thinking. He wants ships to sail and make a name for England. A young ward of the court, Beth Throgmorton, is strongly attracted to Raleigh and returns the attraction. But soon the Queen shows her desires and he bends in order to achieve his goal of ships. But still he loves Beth.

La felicità non si compra DVD (1956)
Also known as: The Best Things in Life Are Free DVD (original title)

Country: USA

Spoken Languages: English

Genre(s): Biography, Musical

Director: Michael Curtiz

Cast: Gordon MacRae, Dan Dailey, Ernest Borgnine, Sheree North, Phyllis Avery, Tommy Noonan, Murvyn Vye, Larry Keating, Tony Galento, Norman Brooks, Jacques d'Amboise, Roxanne Arlen, Byron Palmer, Linda Brace, Patty Lou Hudson

Medium: DVD R/RW

Plot: Ray Henderson joins Buddy De Sylva and Lew Brown to form a successful 1920s musical show writing team. They soon have several hits on Broadway but De Sylva's personal ambition leads to friction as the other two increasingly feel left out of things.

Ferdinando I Re di Napoli DVD (1959)
Country: Italy

Spoken Languages: Italian

Genre(s): Comedy, History

Director: Gianni Franciolini

Cast: Marcello Mastroianni, Rosanna Schiaffino, Peppino De Filippo, Eduardo De Filippo, Titina De Filippo, Vittorio De Sica, Aldo Fabrizi, Leslie Phillips, Renato Rascel, Jacqueline Sassard, Nino Taranto, Memmo Carotenuto, Pietro De Vico, Giacomo Furia, Audrey McDonald

Medium: DVD R/RW

I figli dei moschettieri DVD (1952)
Also known as: At Sword's Point DVD (original title)

Country: USA

Spoken Languages: Italian

Genre(s): Adventure

Director: Lewis Allen

Cast: Cornel Wilde, Maureen O'Hara, Robert Douglas, Gladys Cooper, June Clayworth, Dan O'Herlihy, Alan Hale Jr., Blanche Yurka, Nancy Gates, Edmund Breon, Peter Miles, George Petrie, Moroni Olsen

Medium: DVD R/RW

Plot: France, 1648: Richelieu and Louis XIII are dead, the new king is a minor, and the Duc de Lavalle is in virtually open rebellion, scheming to seize power. As a last resort, Queen Anne summons the heirs of the original Musketeers to her aid...including Claire, daughter of Athos, who when she chooses can miraculously pass as a boy, and wields as fine a sword as any. All their skills will be needed for a battle against increasing odds. One for all and all for one!

La figlia del Capitano DVD (1947)
Country: Italy

Spoken Languages: Italian

Genre(s): Adventure

Director: Mario Camerini

Cast: Vittorio Gassman, Irasema Dilián, Amedeo Nazzari, Cesare Danova, Aldo Silvani, Ave Ninchi, Ernesto Almirante, Olga Solbelli, Carlo Ninchi, Laura Gore, Gualtiero Tumiati, Mariano Englen

Medium: DVD R/RW

La figlia del corsaro verde DVD (1940)
Country: Italy

Spoken Languages: Italian

Genre(s): Adventure

Director: Enrico Guazzoni

Cast: Doris Duranti, Fosco Giachetti, Camillo Pilotto, Mariella Lotti, Enrico Glori, Sandro Ruffini, Tina Lattanzi, Polidor, Carmen Navasqués, Ernesto Almirante, Primo Carnera, Mario Siletti, Nino Marchetti, Giulio Battiferri, Ori Monteverdi

Medium: DVD R/RW

La figlia del Diavolo DVD (1952)
Country: Italy

Spoken Languages: Italian

Genre(s): Adventure

Director: Primo Zeglio

Cast: Massimo Serato, Paola Barbara, Marina Vlady, Carlo Tamberlani, Roberto Risso, Franco Pastorino, Juan de Landa, Lauro Gazzolo, Nico Pepe, Edda Soligo, Luisa Rivelli, Franco Marturano, Edoardo Toniolo, Emilio Petacci, Mario Feliciani

Medium: DVD R/RW

La figlia della jungla DVD (1936)
Also known as: The Jungle Princess DVD (original title)

Country: USA

Spoken Languages: English

Genre(s): Adventure

Director: Wilhelm Thiele

Cast: Dorothy Lamour, Ray Milland, Molly Lamont, Mala, Akim Tamiroff, Lynne Overman, Hugh Buckler, Sally Martin, Roberta Law, Richard Terry

Medium: DVD R/RW

Plot: Christopher Powell is in Malaysia with his fiancée and her father, capturing wild animals. While out hunting, he is attacked by a tiger, and his native guides run away, leaving him for dead. But the tiger is the pet of Ulah, a beautiful young woman who grew up by herself in the jungle. She rescues Chris and takes him back to her cave, where she nurses him to health and falls in love with him. When he eventually returns to camp, she follows. The fiancée is jealous, and the natives don't like Ulah or her pet tiger either, all of which leads to a lot of trouble.

La figlia della jungla DVD (1941)
Also known as: Jungle Girl DVD (original title)

Country: USA

Spoken Languages: English

Genre(s): Adventure

Director: John English

Cast: Gerald Mohr, Al Kikume, Frances Gifford, Tom Neal, Trevor Bardette, Eddie Acuff, Frank Lackteen, Tommy Cook, Robert Barron, Bud Geary, Al Taylor, Joe McGuinn, Jerry Frank, Ken Terrell

Medium: DVD R/RW

Plot: Dr. John Meredith has been driven from civilization by the criminal activities of his twin brother Bradley Meredith. With his infant daughter, he settles in the African jungle, where his ability to cure the native ills has resulted in his virtual control of the Masamba tribes, who possess vast diamond mines coveted by a gang of crooks. They use Shamba, a witch doctor jealous of Dr. Meredith's influence over the tribe, to further their schemes. They lure Dr. Meredith away from the jungle, and he is murdered by "Slick" Latimer. The natives believe that a sacred amulet is the secret of Dr. Meredith's power, and Shamba attempts to kill Nyoka, Meredith's now-grown-up daughter, to obtain the amulet (which actually contains the secret to the entrance of the Caves of Nakros). Jack Stanton rescues her and assists her in her efforts to recover the amulet. Latimer works with Shamba, and with Bradley Meredith, who poses as his murdered-brother so successfully that even Nyoka does not realize the deception.

La figlia dello sceicco DVD (1955)
Also known as: Desert Sands DVD (original title)

Country: USA

Spoken Languages: English

Genre(s): Adventure

Director: Lesley Selander

Cast: John Carradine, Ralph Meeker, Marla English, J. Carrol Naish, John Smith, Ron Randell, Keith Larsen, Jarl Victor, Otto Waldis, Peter Mamakos, Albert Carrier, Mort Mills, Philip Tonge, Terence de Marney, Nico Minardos

Medium: DVD R/RW

La figlia di Zorro DVD (1950)
Also known as: The Bandit Queen DVD (original title)

Country: USA

Spoken Languages: Italian

Genre(s): Adventure

Director: William Berke

Cast: Barbara Britton, Willard Parker, Phillip Reed, Barton MacLane, Martin Garralaga, Thurston Hall, Victor Kilian, Angelo Rossitto, Anna Demetrio, Paul Marion, Pepe Hern, Lalo Rios, Cecil Weston, John Merton, Carl Pitti

Medium: DVD R/RW

Plot: Zara Montalve, half Spanish and half America, returns to her native California in time to see her parents murdered for their hacienda and gold by Sheriff Jim Harding and his gang. Posing as Lola Belmont, an American visiting from Detroit, teams up with Joaquin Murietta, posing as Carlos Del Rio, to form a Robin-Hood type band that takes vengeance on the gang and restores stolen gold to its rightful owners, aided by militia leader Dan Hinsdale.

Il figlio del capitano Blood DVD (1962)
Country: Italy/Spain

Spoken Languages: French

Genre(s): Action, Adventure, History

Director: Tulio Demicheli

Cast: Sean Flynn, Alessandra Panaro, John Kitzmiller, José Nieto, Roberto Camardiel, Fernando Sancho, Ann Todd, Álvaro de Luna

Medium: DVD R/RW

Il figlio del corsaro rosso DVD (1959)
Country: Italy

Spoken Languages: Italian

Genre(s): Adventure

Director: Primo Zeglio

Cast: Saro Urzì, Lex Barker, Sylvia Lopez, Vira Silenti, Luciano Marin, Antonio Crast, Fanfulla, Vicky Lagos, Roberto Paoletti, Nietta Zocchi, Elio Pandolfi, Livio Lorenzon, Diego Michelotti, Franco Fantasia, Giorgio Costantini

Medium: DVD R/RW

Il figlio della giungla DVD (1949)
Also known as: Bomba the Jungle Boy DVD (original title)

Country: USA

Spoken Languages: English

Genre(s): Adventure

Director: Ford Beebe

Cast: Johnny Sheffield, Peggy Ann Garner, Onslow Stevens, Charles Irwin, Smoki Whitfield, Martin Wilkins, Oto

Medium: DVD R/RW

Plot: George Harland and his daughter Pat are photographers who discover a wild boy in the jungle. When Pat become lost, Bomba brings her back, overcoming plagues of locusts, forest fires and fierce wild animals.

Il figlio dello sceicco DVD (1962)
Country: Italy

Spoken Languages: Italian

Genre(s): Action, Drama, Adventure, Peplum

Director: Mario Costa

Cast: Gordon Scott, Gordon Mitchell, Cristina Gaioni, Moira Orfei, Alberto Farnese, Jany Clair, Maria Grazia Spina, Nando Tamberlani, Luciano Benetti, Nando Angelini, Lulla Selli

Medium: DVD R/RW

Plot: In the Middle East, circa 1860s, the evil Omar seeks to become Khadive by killing off his adversaries and by marrying the reluctant Fawzia, favorite niece of the current Khadive. (After marrying Fawzia, he plans to eliminate her so he can then marry his own choice, the ruthless Zahira.) Omar's brutal policies result in the death of a young woman named Laila...

Il figlio di Aquila Nera DVD (1968)
Country: Italy

Spoken Languages: Italian

Genre(s): Drama, Adventure, Romance, History

Director: Guido Malatesta

Cast: Mimmo Palmara, Edwige Fenech, Franco Ressel, Ingrid Schoeller, Andrea Aureli, Ivy Holzer, Loris Gizzi, Massimo Carocci, Franco Pasquetto, Tullio Altamura, Luciano Catenacci, Ugo Adinolfi, Silvana Venturelli, Gualtiero Isnenghi, Pietro Tordi

Medium: DVD R/RW

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