Paul Muni delivers a magnificent portrayal as Mexican leader Benito Juárez in this gripping historical drama. Set in the early 1860s, the film chronicles Juárez's valiant fight for his country's freedom and his conflict with Maximilian Von Hapsburg (Brian Aherne), a political puppet installed as Mexico's emperor by French ruler Napoleon III (Claude Rains). Bette Davis, John Garfield also star. 120 min. Standard; Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital mono.