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1492: Conquest of Paradise

PG-13| 2 hr. 25 min.

Plot Summary
Determined to find a new sailing route to India, Christopher Columbus (Gérard Depardieu) convinces Spanish Queen Isabella (Sigourney Weaver) to finance an expedition. Setting sail with three ships, Columbus quells potential mutinies until the men arrive in North America. After his triumphant return home, Columbus is appointed governor of the new territory, but his dream of a peaceful new world does not fit with nobleman Don Adrian de Moxica's (Michael Wincott) visions of conquest.

Cast: Gérard Depardieu , Armand Assante , Sigourney Weaver , Loren Dean , Angela Molina , Fernando Rey , Michael Wincott , Tcheky Karyo

Director: Ridley Scott

Genres: Historical drama

1492: Conquest of Paradise (1992)

Release Date: January 1st, 1992|2 hr. 25 min.

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