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Duration: 1 hour, 30 minutes

Spectacularly set in the jungles of South America, Werner Herzog's historical adventure charts a Spanish conquistador's descent into madness as he seizes control of a group of 16th-century explorers and leads them on an obsessive quest for El Dorado, the lost city of gold.

Last on

Sun 11 Apr 2010 02:20 BBC Two except Scotland

Credits

Don Lope de Aguirre
Klaus Kinski
Lieutenant/Don Pedro de Ursua
Ruy Guerra
Daughter/Inez
Helena Rojo
Emperor/Don Fernando de Guzman
Peter Berling
Brother Gaspar de Carvajal
Del Negro
Flores
Cecilia Rivera
Perucho
Daniel Ades
Okello
Edward Roland
Armando
Armando Polanah
Gonzalo Pizarro
Alejandro Repulles
Director
Werner Herzog
Producer
Werner Herzog
Writer
Werner Herzog

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