Since it seems The Mark of Zorro (1940) didn’t have any Trailers/Previews (??)
I searched the net like Sherlock – scouring fansites and archives. Finding none.
It looks like they exclusively used Posters instead? *shrug*
And I found over 30 different posters for the Movie!
Yet some were in such bad shape that they escaped any expertise I might possess to recover them.
I spent 3 days trying to restore all these old posters to their original pristine wonderfulness.
Color was the main issue. Over the years the Posters fade and the former vibrancy of the colors is lost.
Would you make a Zorro poster in dirty, washed-out, dull Reds, for instance?
Nor I! The former Zing and Zest of Zorro had been lost in time …
and befell to me for restore the lost Lustre and Vitality of The Fox!
En Garde !!!
Tyrone Power Westerns continued … The Mark of Zorro (1940) Part 3
Theme from the Mark of Zorro (1940) by Alfred Newman
The Mark of Zorro (1940)
Ride With Zorro . . . The Dashing Don Of California’s Most Adventurous Era !
The Jagged Mark of His Sword Struck Terror to Every Heart – But One!
Tyrone Power made 6 Westerns:
And 5 Swashbucklers:
Zorroisunique – categorized as both a WesternHero and a Swashbuckler.
I can think of no other Herowith this distinction.
During the 30’s, 40’s and 50’s Swashbucklerssparred with Westernsfor popularity.
In Zorrothey found a perfect partnership.
I was unable to locate any Trailer/Preview for The Mark of Zorro (1940).
There must be one somewhere? Maybe not.
I substituted this vignette with the Chordettessinging
the Theme for Disney’sTV version of Zorro.
But I’ll keep looking.
Tyrone Power Westerns continued … The Mark of Zorro (1940) Part 2