• The Road to El Dorado (2000)

The Road to El Dorado

Release Date: March 31st, 2000

DVD Release Date: December 12th, 2000

PG |1 hr 29 min

Plot Summary

Two con-men (Kevin Kline, Kenneth Branagh) get hold of a map to the lost City of Gold, El Dorado. After stowing away onto one of the ships of the Spanish explorer Cortez, the pair escapes and eventually do find the city. There, a priest (Armand Assante) proclaims them to be gods in a scheme to win control of the city for himself. Meanwhile, they meet a beautiful girl (Rosie Perez) who helps them in their ruse.

Cast: Kevin Kline, Kenneth Branagh, Rosie Perez, Armand Assante, Edward James Olmos, Jim Cummings, Frank Welker, Tobin Bell

Director: Bibo Bergeron , Will Finn , Jeffrey Katzenberg , Don Paul , David Silverman

Genres: Animated , Musical , Children

Production Co: Stardust Pictures, DreamWorks Pictures

Distributors: DreamWorks SKG

Keywords: Quest, Amusing, Suspenseful, Escape

Ratings & Reviews

  • 88
    Michael WilmingtonChicago Tribune

    It has a jokey irreverence that keeps it from teetering over the edge to absurdity. show more

  • 59
    Cody ClarkMr. Showbiz

    Feels like it was pulled out of the freezer and hastily microwaved about 10 minutes before you arrived at the theater. show more

  • 75
    Roger EbertChicago Sun-Times

    Bright and zesty. show more

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