Legend of the Lost

Directed by Henry Hathaway

Year: 1957
Running Time: 109
Color Type: Color
Aspect Ratio: 2.35:1
Country: U.S.
Language: English
Genres: Adventure, Drama
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Legend of the Lost

Cast
John Wayne
Sophia Loren
Rossano Brazzi
Kurt Kasznar
Ibrahim El Hadish
Marsha Hunt

Crew
Directed by Henry Hathaway


Told against the sweeping panoramas of the Sahara desert, this star-studded epic features an exotic mix of action, suspense, and romance. Famed for its stunning location cinematography, Legend of the Lost delivers a caravan of excitement - with the screen icons John Wayne (Dakota, Brannigan) and Sophia Loren (Boy on a Dolphin, Five Miles to Midnight) leading the way. Wayne is Joe January, a hard-drinking and hard-living tour guide. When Paul Bonnard (Rossano Brazzi, South Pacific, Summertime) hires him to find his father and a legendary lost treasure, the two set out into the isolated wasteland of the North African desert. Joining them is Dita (Loren), a prostitute desperate to find a new life who comes between both men as they battle for survival... and their souls. The great Henry Hathaway (23 Paces to Baker Street, Rawhide) directed this first-class adventure with exotic backgrounds, action, mystery and intrigue.

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