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3.2
90 Ratings

The Wind and the Lion

Directed by John Milius
United States, 1975
Drama

Synopsis

In turn-of-the century Morocco, a sheik kidnaps a feisty American woman and her children, holding them hostage until President Roosevelt sends in the troops to free them.

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The Wind and the Lion Directed by John Milius

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1976 | 2 nominations including: Best Sound

BAFTA Awards

1976 | Nominee: Anthony Asquith Award for Film Music

Writers Guild of America

1976 | Nominee: Best Drama Written Directly for the Screen (Screen)

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