Blood and Sand Blood and Sand
Amazon US

Play on Instant From $2.00 Buy on Disc From $10.87

Juan is the son of a poor widow in Seville. Against his mother's wishes he pursues a career as toreador. He rapidly gains national prominence, and takes his childhood sweetheart Carmen as his bride. He meets the Marquis' daughter Dona Sol, and finds himself in the awkward position of being in love with two women, which threatens the stability of his family and his position in society. He finds interesting parallels in the life of the infamous bandit Plumitas when they eventually meet by chance.

Recent reviews

More

Popular Lists

More
  • The General The General
  • Metropolis Metropolis
  • Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans
  • City Lights City Lights
  • Nosferatu Nosferatu

Top 300 Silent Era Films

Silent Era, probably the most important silent film site on the internet, has a long-running poll to find the best…

  • Employees Leaving The Lumière Factory Employees Leaving The Lumière Factory
  • Arrival of a Train at La Ciotat Arrival of a Train at La Ciotat
  • Tables Turned on the Gardener Tables Turned on the Gardener
  • The Kiss The Kiss
  • The Haunted Castle The Haunted Castle

The Big Silent Movie List

MongooseCmr

MongooseCmr 290 films 44 12

I may have a problem with these lists. What started out as me listing silent films I wanted to see…

  • Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans Sunrise: A Song of Two Humans
  • Trouble in Paradise Trouble in Paradise
  • The Story of the Last Chrysanthemums The Story of the Last Chrysanthemums
  • The Life and Death of Colonel Blimp The Life and Death of Colonel Blimp
  • Bicycle Thieves Bicycle Thieves

The Telegraph's 500 Must-See Films

Jon Holmes

Jon Holmes 499 films 34 12

A two-part guide in The Daily Telegraph and The Sunday Telegraph over the weekend of Saturday 2 and Sunday March…