Blood and Sand
Blood and Sand (1941)

Based on the novel by Vincente Blasco Ibanez, Blood and Sand is the beautifully rendered story of the rise and fall of a young, cocksure Spanish bullfighter, played by Tyrone Power. Working his way slowly up the ladder to success, Power… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: May 22, 1941
DVD Release Date: May 1, 2007
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Emanuel Levy

This handsomely mounted remake, which deservedly won the Color Cinematography Oscar, boasts production values that overwhelm the story and its characters.

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Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Mamoulian's most gorgeous color film is slightly hampered by its script.

Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

Mamoulian's excellent execution of the mise en scène gives the film an unexpected vigor.

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Steve Crum
Kansas City Kansan

Bullish action + Linda Darnell marks this Ty Power starrer.

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Flixster Audience Score: 67% Flixster User Reviews
Randy Tippy
Realism takes a backseat to romance in this 1941 Technicolor extravaganza. A young Spanish boy rises from the depths of poverty to become "The… More