Swordsman of Siena (1962)

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A Spanish overlord controls 16th-century Tuscany. He plans to marry into a prominent Italian family and hires an Englishman to serve as bodyguard for his less-than-eager fiancee. The ... See full summary »




  • Stewart Granger in Swordsman of Siena (1962)
  • Stewart Granger and Christine Kaufmann in Swordsman of Siena (1962)
  • Sylva Koscina in Swordsman of Siena (1962)
  • Stewart Granger and Christine Kaufmann in Swordsman of Siena (1962)
  • Christine Kaufmann in Swordsman of Siena (1962)
  • Stewart Granger and Sylva Koscina in Swordsman of Siena (1962)

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21 October 2006 | ragosaal
| Fine Swordplay in an Average Swashbuckler
This is a pretty much standard swashbuckler. The story is not original at all: the fight against tyrany in colorful Siena (Italy) with the usual hero that starts by hiring his sword to the dictator but in time starts to change his mind and joins the just cause.

The soldier of fortune is here played by Stewart Granger a correct actor in my opinion. But what really is interesting in the film is the swordplay choreography most enjoyable indeed; perhaps Granger is no Errol Flynn but he doesn't lack some sort of elegance at it (just as he did 10 years before in the classic "Scaramouche"). Also in the cast Sylvia Koscina was a beautiful woman and an acceptable actress and Christine Kaufamnn is a beautiful woman.

If you enjoy cape and sword films you will enjoy this one for sure but don't expect a classic and not even a great movie.

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Release Date:

5 December 1962



Country of Origin

Italy, France

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