Academy Award® winners Peter O’Toole and Sophia Loren are magnificent in this lavishly produced and beatifically acted epic masterpiece. Featuring and Oscar®-nominated score with the classic “The Impossible Dream”, this truly beautiful musical is an experience not to be missed! Jailed during the Spanish Inquisition for offending the church, author Miguel de Cervantes (O’Toole) is forced to act out one of his manuscripts for the entertainment of fellow inmates. Cervantes delivers a rapturous performance as the legendary Don Quixote, the chivalrous knight whose choice to see as it should be, not as it is, takes him into battles with an imaginary foe and into romance with the beautiful Dulcinea (Loren).

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Man of La Mancha (1972)

PG

Musical/Adventure/Romance/Drama/Comedy · 2h 12m · 12/11/1972

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Academy Award® winners Peter O’Toole and Sophia Loren are magnificent in this lavishly produced and beatifically acted epic masterpiece. Featuring and Oscar®-nominated score with the classic “The Impossible Dream”, this truly beautiful musical is an experience not to be missed! Jailed during the Spanish Inquisition for offending the church, author Miguel de Cervantes (O’Toole) is forced to act out one of his manuscripts for the entertainment of fellow inmates. Cervantes delivers a rapturous performance as the legendary Don Quixote, the chivalrous knight whose choice to see as it should be, not as it is, takes him into battles with an imaginary foe and into romance with the beautiful Dulcinea (Loren).

Where to Watch

Status

Released

Language

English

Countries

United States, Italy

Production Company

Produzioni Europee Associati

Budget

$12,000,000

Revenue

$3,800,000
Part Of
Cast
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Sophia Loren

Aldonza/Dulcinea
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James Coco

Sancho Panza/Cervantes' Manservant
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Harry Andrews

The 'Governor'/The Innkeeper
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John Castle

The 'Duke'/Dr. Sanson Carrasco
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Brian Blessed

Pedro, the Head Muleteer
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Ian Richardson

The Padre
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Julie Gregg

Antonia Quijana
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Rosalie Crutchley

The Housekeeper
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Gino Conforti

The Barber
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Marne Maitland

Captain of the Guard
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Dorothy Sinclair

Maria, the Innkeeper's Wife
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Miriam Acevedo

Fermina
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Dominic Barto

Muleteer (as Dominic Bartó)
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Poldo Bendandi

Muleteer
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Peppi Borza

Muleteer
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Mario Donen

Muleteer
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Fred Evans

Muleteer
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Francesco Ferrini

Muleteer
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Paolo Gozlino

Muleteer
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Teddy Green

Muleteer
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Peter Johnston

Muleteer
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Roy Jones

Muleteer
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Connel Miles

Muleteer
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Steffen Zacharias

Muleteer
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Lou Zamprogna

Muleteer
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Calogero Caruana

Muleteer (uncredited)
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Rolando De Santis

Muleteer (uncredited)
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Simon Gilbert

Don Quixote de La Mancha (singing voice) (uncredited)
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Peter O'Toole

Don Quixote de La Mancha/Miguel de Cervantes/Alonso Quijana
Crew
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Arthur Hiller

Director
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Dale Wasserman

Writer
Disc Releases
Disc Title Front Cover

Man of La Mancha

(DVD, Keep Case (Std.))

5/11/2004

Disc Title Front Cover

Man of La Mancha

(Blu-ray, Keep Case (Std.))

4/25/2017

$22.99 -$7.00 (23%)

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