From Jules Verne, who wrote Journey to the Center of the Earth, 20,000 Leagues Under The Sea and Around the World in Eighty Days comes MATHIAS SANDORF, a classic tale of intrigue, treachery and corruption.
The Hungarian patriot Count Sandorf is betrayes by his friend on the eve of an uprising against the ruling Austrians. Barely escaping the firing squad, he vanishes in a hail of bullets beneath the waterd of the Adriatic.
Fifteen years later the mysterious Dr. Antekirtt suddenly appears, seeking one of the men involved in the Sandorf affair. But his plans for revenge get complicated as the son of one of Sandorf's friends falls in love with the daughter of the villain! But Antekirtt is not to be deterred, setting out to destroy the realtionship and claim the men who are responsible for Mathias Sandorf's downfall one after the other.
MATHIAS SANDORF is an adventure of the best kind as it showcases the beauty of the many Mediterranean locations as well as the high drama of human nature and relationships. The multinational cast under director Jean-Pierre Decourt take the audience in a dangerous and exciting journey.