The Zorro television companion a critical appreciation by Gerry Dooley

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Published by McFarland & Co. in Jefferson, N.C .

Written in English

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  • Zorro (Television program)

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Book details

StatementGerry Dooley.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPN1992.77.Z67 D66 2005
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 268 p. :
Number of Pages268
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3396639M
ISBN 100786420588
LC Control Number2005009057

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As television's first Zorro, Guy Williams made a lasting impression on children across America for generations to come and is /5(20). Based on the stories of Johnston McCulley, the legend of Zorro gave birth to the archetypal dual-identity crime fighter, inspiring the creation of such future pop icons as Batman and the Lone Ranger.

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The Zorro book series by Johnston McCulley includes books The Curse of Capistrano, Zorro #2: The Further Adventures of Zorro, and Zorro Rides Again. See the complete Zorro series book list in order, box sets or omnibus editions, and companion titles. The Zorro Television Companion.

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He is typically portrayed as a dashing masked vigilante who defends the commoners and indigenous peoples of California against corrupt and tyrannical officials and other d by: Johnston McCulley.

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The story incorporates details from a variety of works that have featured the pulp hero, including the film The Mask of ZorroAuthor: Isabel Allende.

Diego is on the verge of giving up his mask to marry Ana Maria, but Don Alejandro talks him out of it. Zorro (and Diego) says goodbye to Ana Maria and returns to Los Angeles, where he gets involved in a series of shorter d by: Johnston McCulley (original stories).

With Guy Williams, Gene Sheldon, Henry Calvin, Don Diamond. Don Diego de la Vega opposes the corrupt tyrants of Spanish California as the masked swordsman, Zorro/10(K). ZORRO, THE SWORD AND THE ROSE (ZORRO, LA ESPADA Y LA ROSA) episodes of live action.

Produced by Sony Pictures Television International and Zorro Productions. RTI executive produced the series in Bogota, Colombia. Christian Meier starred as Zorro/Diego. A Spanish language telenovela.

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His true name is Don Diego de la Vega or Diego. Zorro is a Californio nobleman of Spanish and Native Californian descent, living in Los Angeles during the era of Mexican rule. He is a masked outlaw who defends commoners. The Story of Zorro.

The birth of Zorro was delivered by the author in in the story “the Curse of Capistrano”. The story was divided into five separate independent parts and published in the literature periodical “All Story Weekly”.

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(Approximate date) Don Diego’s maternal uncle, Estevan de la Cruz, comes to Los Angeles to seek his fortune. He is discouraged in his dishonest efforts by Zorro and leaves California. Zorro, fictional character created in by writer Johnston McCulley. The masked, sword-wielding vigilante defends the poor and victimized against the forces of injustice, and his feats have been featured in virtually every form of media.

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Bernardo was Diego de la Vega's servant and Zorro's sidekick in many versions of the Zorro legend. In the original story, The Curse of Capistrano by Johnston McCulley, Bernardo was a Native American deaf mute. However, beginning with Disney's television series, Bernardo became merely a red-haired Spanish mute who pretended to be deaf so he would be able to act as Zorro's secret agent.

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Original essays define television in its current state, explore why it is still relevant, survey the ways in which television has been studied, discuss how television has changed, and consider what.Zorro noted a new light in the comandante’s office and motioned his companion to greater speed.

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