The Young Rebel

  • 1967
  • Movie
  • M
  • Biography

Uninspired epic about the great Spanish novelist, dramatist, and poet, Cervantes, as a young man. Buchholz is the 16th-century hero who leaves his homeland, Spain, for Italy, where he becomes a soldier for the Pope and helps the Pope's emissary, Jourdan, in the church's war against the Moors in Spain. Gradually Buchholz wins prestige, while he falls more