THE MARK OF ZORRO

A film by Fred Niblo

Cast : Douglas Fairbanks

1920 / Etats-Unis / original title : THE MARK OF ZORRO / 85’ / status : completed / long feature-film / French catalog

In old Spanish California, the oppressive colonial government is opposed by Zorro, masked champion of the people, who appears out of nowhere with flashing sword and an athletic sense of humour, scarring the faces of evildoers with his Mark.

Première adaptation cinématographique des aventures de Zorro, ce film écrit, produit et joué par Douglas Fairbanks est adapté du roman Le Fléau de Capistrano de Johnston McCulley, paru en 1919.