The Wind and the Lion(Movie, 1975)

| 1h 59min | Genres: Action, Adventure, Drama, History
The Wind and the LionRating: 3.5/5 (with 41 votes)
The Wind and the Lion is a 1975 American epic adventure war film written and directed by John Milius and starring Sean Connery, Candice Bergen, Brian Keith, and John Huston. Made in Panavision and Metrocolor and produced by Herb Jaffe and Phil Rawlins, the film was loosely based on the real-life Perdicaris incident of 1904. The film was produced by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer and distributed in the U.S. by United Artists and overseas by Columbia Pictures. ()
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Awards & Nominations for The Wind and the Lion

Academy Award for Best Original Dramatic Score Academy Award for Best Sound Mixing

About The Wind and the Lion

At the beginning of the 20th century an American woman is abducted in Morocco by Berbers, and the attempts to free her range from diplomatic pressure to military intervention.

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Trailer for The Wind and the Lion + Featurettes/Teaser/Clips

Trailer 1(Trailer, 3:34)

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Additional Information

Production country: United States of America (USA)
Shot in: Spain
Plays in: Africa
Original language: English (EN)
Spoken languages: Arabic (AR), German (DE), English (EN), French (FR)
Translated into 17 languages: Bulgarian (BG), Czech (CS), Danish (DA), German (DE), Greek (EL), English (EN), Spanish (ES), French (FR), Hebrew (HE), Hungarian (HU), Italian (IT), Korean (KO), Dutch (NL), Polish (PL), Portuguese (PT), Turkish (TR), Chinese (Mandarin) (ZH)
Status: Released
Release date US: 05/22/1975
Alternative titles in other countries (from previews, ads etc.):
"O Leão e o Vento"

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WatchPlayStream ID: MOVIES:10604, Added: 02/18/2018, Last updated: 05/14/2020