Valentino Poster

Release Date: 1951

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 42 min

Plot Summary
Loosely based on the real life of movie star Rudolph Valentino (Anthony Dexter), this drama follows the actor's career as he ascends from obscurity to fame. Starting out as a dancer, Valentino gradually gains bigger movie roles and becomes involved in a volatile relationship with actress Joan Carlisle (Eleanor Parker), one of his many loves. Eventually, Carlisle begins a romance with director William King (Richard Carlson), which makes Valentino jealous, despite his playboy ways.

Cast: Anthony Dexter, Eleanor Parker, Richard Carlson, Patricia Medina, Joseph Calleia, Dona Drake, Lloyd Gough, Otto Kruger

Director: Lewis Allen

Genres: Biography

Keywords: Rise, Love, Engaging, New York City, Transformation