The Wind and the LionThe film is based on a true event. It is about a Moroccan chief kidnapping an widow and her children. He must experience an extraordinary adventure which he could never has imagined.Keywords:
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Directors of "The Wind and the Lion"John MiliusBirthdate: 11 April 1944, St. Louis, Missouri, USA
Creators of "The Wind and the Lion"John MiliusBirthdate: 11 April 1944, St. Louis, Missouri, USA
Critic Reviews of "The Wind and the Lion"Parallax ViewMarch 14, 2015
Milius's incredible balancing act might have turned very rancid, yet miraculously his mixture of full-blown romanticism and a genial sense of its absurdity produces a deeply satisfying picture.The DissolveMay 19, 2014
The Wind And The Lion is a neat mixture of romanticization and realpolitik [...] The film is memorable for its action scenes [...] but also for the reflective moments from which those action scenes are born.CinePassionOctober 21, 2010
An 'incoherent text' headier than any screen Kipling adaptationOzus' World Movie ReviewsJune 05, 2009
A bogus history lesson that's a mixture of fact and fiction.Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)August 27, 2008
A kind of big-budget, all-star extravaganza the equivalent of which we really don't have today -- and for which mainstream movies are a little worse off.Film Freak CentralJanuary 15, 2004
The marriage of epic romance and the epic romanticization of brutality.
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