Populist Pictures

1962: The Rat Pack in SERGEANT’S 3

The Film: Sergeants 3 Directed by John Sturges Starring: Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Sammy Davis Jr., Peter Lawford, Joey Bishop IMDb Plot: In this retelling of Gunga Din (1939) transplanted to the 1870’s American West, three cavalry officers and a bugler work together to thwart a Native American chief intent on uniting local tribes against…

1961: EL CID Reigns Victorious

The Film: El Cid (1961) Directed by: Anthony Mann Starring: Charlton Heston, Sophia Loren IMDb Plot: The fabled Spanish hero Rodrigo Diaz (a.k.a. El Cid) overcomes a family vendetta and court intrigue to defend Christian Spain against the Moors. Also In Theaters: Bachelor Flat If a Man Answers Madison Avenue Only Two Can Play Tender…