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The Best Zorro Movies and Shows

Updated October 15, 2018 845 votes 131 voters 3.4k views40 items

List RulesOnly movies featuring Zorro as a main character.

Since the first official adaptation of Zorro in 1920, the masked hero has returned to the screen dozens of times. From TV shows and feature films to the earliest serials, Zorro stories are regularly being remade, adapted for the modern era, or the inspiration for an homage.

Disney has produced several Zorro TV shows and movies, like the 1958 Sign of Zorro or both the 1957 and the 1990 Zorro television series. Already a popular subject for movie serials in the '40s, Zorro movies were made in Italy at a rapid pace in the '60s, with multiple films released a year, like L’Ombra di Zorro, El Zorro la Volpe, and even Zorro Contro Maciste (retitled Sampson and the Slave Queen).

Adaptations of the Zorro character can be official or unofficial, with Zorro Productions controlling the trademarks and copyrights to the Zorro character. Almost all Zorro movies and shows are official but some are note, including the telenovela Zorro: La Espada y la Rosa and the anime Kaiketsu Zorro.

Whether you love them for their particular take on one of the earliest masked avengers, for their cheesiness, or how well they adapt the stories, which Zorro shows or movies are the best?

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    The Mask of Zorro is a 1998 American swashbuckler film based on the Zorro character created by...  more
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    TV Program
    Zorro is an American action-adventure western drama series produced by Walt Disney...  more
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    The Mark of Zorro is a 1940 American adventure film directed by Rouben Mamoulian and produced...  more
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    TV Program
    Zorro, also known as The New Zorro, New World Zorro, and Zorro 1990, is an American...  more
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    The Legend of Zorro is a 2005 swashbuckler film and sequel to The Mask of Zorro, directed by...  more
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    The Mark of Zorro is a 1920 silent film starring Douglas Fairbanks and Noah Beery. This...  more
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    Zorro is a 1975 Italian/French film based on the character created by Johnston McCulley....  more
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    The Sign of Zorro is a theatrical feature film produced by Walt Disney Company....  more
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    Zorro, The Gay Blade is a 1981 feature film. This comedy features George Hamilton in a Golden...  more
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    Zorro's Fighting Legion is a 1939 Republic Pictures film serial consisting of twelve chapters...  more
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    Don Q, Son of Zorro is the 1925 sequel to the 1920 silent film The Mark of Zorro. It was...  more
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    Zorro's Black Whip is a 1944 Republic Pictures film serial starring Linda Stirling. The film...  more
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    Zorro(1981) is a cartoon about a man who fights crime and saves the day. He uses a sword to...  more
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    The Mark of Zorro is a 1974 television film and also a backdoor pilot for a television series...  more
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    Zorro: Generation Z

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    Zorro: Generation Z is an animated series that began in 2006. Former Marvel Studios...  more
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    Ghost of Zorro is a Republic Movie serial. It uses substantial stock footage from earlier...  more
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    Sword of Zorro (La Tre Spade di Zorro)

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    Zorro is a 2009 Philippine television series produced by GMA Network. It is an adaptation of...  more
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    Zorro Rides Again is a 12-chapter Republic Pictures film serial. It was the eighth of the...  more
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    Samson and the Slave Queen (Zorro Contro Maciste)

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    Man with the Golden Winchester (Il Figlio di Zorro)

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    Il segno di Zorro is a 1963 film written by Guido Malatesta, Casey Robinson, Luis Marquina,...  more
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    The Masked Conqueror (Zorro alla corte di Spagna)

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    El Zorro Vengador