Aguirre, Wrath Of God (1972)
Release Date: 29 December 1972
Re-release of Herzog's powerful 1976 drama. Gonzalo Pizarro enlists a troop of conquistador to travel deep into the Peruvian jungle, and to discover the whereabouts of the fabled city of El Dorado. Don Pedro de Ursua leads the mission, aided by Don Lope de Aguirre, but he doesn't cope well with the pressures of responsibility, and Aguirre gleefully assumes command.