A dismal remake of the 1921 silent-film classic starring Rudolph Valentino, this Minnelli-directed picture stars Ford as an Argentine playboy turned WW II resistance hero. Patriarch Cobb, who has built a vast estate in the Argentine Pampas as a refuge against the ravages of war, holds a
family reunion during the 1930s. When Cobb discovers that his German-born nephew, Boehm, and Boehm's father, Lukas, have become Nazis, he rages against them, predicting that they will bring down upon the world the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse: conquest, pestilence, war, and death. After Cobb's
death, his playboy grandson wanders to Paris with his French father, Boyer. Ford plans ...