Desert Sands Poster

Release Date: 1955

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 27 min

Plot Summary
Sheik El Zanal (Keith Larsen) and his faithful sister, Princess Zara (Marla English), plot revenge on an outpost of the French Foreign Legion 15 years after their parents are murdered in cold blood by men dressed as legionnaires. After the brutal massacre of a patrol unit, the fort's newly assigned commander, Capt. David Malcolm (Ralph Meeker), battles the cunning El Zanal and his henchmen while waiting for reinforcements -- and finding himself unexpectedly attracted to the beautiful Zara.

Cast: Ralph Meeker, Marla English, J. Carrol Naish, John Smith, Ron Randell, John Carradine, Keith Larsen, Otto Waldis

Director: Lesley Selander

Genres: Adventure

Keywords: Revenge, Forbidden love, Melodramatic, Passionate, Temptation, Intense, 1950s