|Release Date||:||Dec 29th, 1972|
|Genres||:||Adventure, Drama, History|
|Production Company||:||Werner Herzog Filmproduktion, Hessischer Rundfunk|
A few decades after the destruction of the Inca empire, a Spanish expedition leaves the mountains of Peru and goes down the Amazon river in search of gold and wealth. Soon, they come across great difficulties and Don Aguirre, a ruthless man who cares only about riches, becomes their leader. But will his quest lead them to "the golden city", or to certain destruction?.