As ex-matador Antonio (Fortunio Bonanova) pushes his son, Mario (Ricardo Montalban), to focus on bullfighting, his daughter, Maria (Esther Williams), secretly learns the sport. When Mario skips town to study music, Maria boldly tries to assume his identity and take his place in the bullfighting ring. Co-starring Cyd Charisse, Mary Astor and Akim Tamiroff, this musical drama received an Oscar nomination for Best Music.
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- Richard Thorpe
- 1948 Academy Award®
- Best Music Score nominee
NRNot rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Full Screen 1.33:1Subtitles
NoLanguage and sound
English: Dolby Digital MonoOther features
Filmed in B&W; interactive menus; scene access; vintage short "Goodbye, Miss Turlock"; classic bonus cartoon "Hound Hunters"; trailer.
Common Sense Note
- Age appropriate
- Not an issue
- Depends on your kid and your family
- Not appropriate for kids of the age most likely to want to see it