Viva Zapata! – 1952
Movie: Viva Zapata!
Also Known As: ¡Viva Zapata!
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Genres: Biography | Drama | History | War | Western
Cast: Marlon Brando, Jean Peters, Anthony Quinn, Joseph Wiseman, Arnold Moss, Alan Reed, Margo, Harold Gordon, Lou Gilbert, Frank Silvera…
Rated: 7.5/10 from 4,039 votes on IMDb
Tagline: A BANDIT WHO BECAME A LEGEND!…Roaring Story of Mexico's Tiger on a White Horse!
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Plot: In 1909, Emiliano Zapata, a well-born but penniless Mexican Indian from a remote province, Morelos, comes to Mexico City to complain that their arable land has been enclosed, leaving them only in the barren hills. His expressed dissatisfaction with the response of the President Diaz puts him in danger, and when he rashly rescues a prisoner from the local militia he becomes an outlaw. Urged on by a strolling intellectual, Fernando, he supports the exiled Don Francisco Madero against Diaz, and becomes the leader of his forces in the South as Pancho Villa is in the North. Diaz flees, and Madero takes his place; but he is a puppet president, in the hands of the leader of the army, Huerta, who has him assassinated when he tries to express solidarity for the men who fought for him. Zapata and Villa return to arms, and, successful in victory, seek to find a leader for the country. Unwillingly, Zapata takes the job…
Release Date: (West Germany)
Directors: Elia Kazan
Writers: John Steinbeck
Languages: English, Spanish
Location: Denver & Rio Grande Western Railroad, Durango, Colorado, USA
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