The Sword and The Dragon
From The Grindhouse Cinema Database
- Released on September 16, 1956
- Running time: 87 minutes (Soviet Union) | 83 minutes (USA) | 80 minutes (Argentina) | 99 minutes (East Germany)
- Production Co.: Mosfilm
- Distribution Co.: Mosfilm (1956) (Soviet Union) (theatrical) | VEB Progress Film-Vertrieb (1959) (East Germany) (theatrical) | Artkino Pictures (1960) (Argentina) (theatrical) | Valiant Films (1960) (USA) (theatrical) (dubbed) (as 'The Sword and the Dragon') | Sig Shore International (1964) (USA) (theatrical) (re-release) (as 'The Sword and the Dragon')
- Directed by Aleksandr Ptushko
- Written by Mikhail Kochnev
- Starring: Boris Andreyev, Shukur Burkhanov, Andrei Abrikosov
- A mythical knight goes on an epic journey and fights barbarian hordes in an ancient land.
- Eye-Filling Spectacle! Man Against Monsters!
- The Largest Cast Ever Used in a Motion Picture!
- A cast of 106,000! 11,000 horses!