Search results for "Cantinflas"


Águila o sol (1938)

At birth, three children are abandoned in a convent. They are Polito Sol and his siblings, Adriana and Carmelo Águila and they grow up to become the "Águila o Sol" trio. Many ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Arcady Boytler
CAST:  Cantinflas  •  Manuel Medel  •  Margarita Mora  •  Marina Tamayo

Ahí está el detalle (1940)

Cantinflas, the boyfriend of the servant of a rich industrial man, gets into the house in order to kill a mad dog. Suddenly this man appears so the servant tells him that ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Juan Bustillo Oro
CAST:  Cantinflas  •  Joaquín Pardavé  •  Sara García  •  Sofía Álvarez

Around the World in 80 Days (1956)

Based on the famous book by Jules Verne the movie follows Phileas Fogg on his journey around the world. Which has to be completed within 80 days, a very short period for those ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy • Family • Fantasy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Michael Anderson
CAST:  David Niven  •  Finlay Currie  •  Robert Morley  •  Cantinflas

El ministro y yo (1977)

Mateo Melgarejo (played by Mario Moreno "Cantinflas") is a notary public and scribe for the illiterate people of Santo Domingo, a neighborhood north of Mexico City's Zócalo. A ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Miguel M. Delgado
CAST:  Cantinflas  •  Chela Castro  •  Lucía Méndez  •  Ángel Garasa

El padrecito (1964)

The young priest Father Sebastián (played by Cantinflas) is assigned to a parish in San Jeronimo el Alto, where he is not welcomed by the community, particularly the resident ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Miguel M. Delgado
CAST:  Cantinflas  •  Ángel Garasa  •  Angelines Fernández  •  José Elías Moreno

Los tres mosqueteros (1942)

DVD release: May 2006

Cantinflas and three friends return a stolen necklace to an actress who invites them to be extras at Clasa studios. While on the set, he falls asleep and dreams that he is ...  (more)

GENRES: Adventure • Comedy
DIRECTION:  Miguel M. Delgado
CAST:  Cantinflas  •  Ángel Garasa  •  Janet Alcoriza  •  Consuelo Frank

No te engañes corazón (1937)

No te engañes corazón (released in English as Don't Fool Yourself Dear) is the first full-feature film of Cantinflas after becoming a star of the carpa circuit (folk theater). ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Miguel Contreras Torres
CAST:  Carlos Orellana  •  Sara García  •  Cantinflas  •  Natalia Ortiz

Pepe (1960) RT Audience 48%

Mario "Cantinflas" Moreno is a hired hand, Pepe, employed on a ranch. A boozing Hollywood director buys a white stallion that belongs to Pepe's boss. Pepe, determined to get ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  George Sidney
CAST:  Cantinflas  •  Shirley Jones  •  Dan Dailey  •  Carlos Montalbán

Don Quijote cabalga de nuevo (1973)

A new vision of the Knight of the sad figure, which lives obsessed by the chivalry and its codes of honor. Accompanied by his unusual squire Sancho Panza, Don Quixote recalls ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Roberto Gavaldón
CAST:  Cantinflas  •  María Fernanda D'Ocón  •  Fernando Fernan Gomez  •  Ricardo Merino

El signo de la muerte (1939) RT Audience 20%

DVD release: Dec 1991

Two journalists, Carlos and Lola, investigate the murder of a young woman whose body appeared with her heart torn out, in what seems to be a human sacrifice. The investigation ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Horror • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Chano Urueta
CAST:  Cantinflas  •  Elena D'Orgaz  •  Carlos Orellana  •  Manuel Medel




El barrendero (1982) RT Audience 70%

A cheerful sweeper collects garbage dancing, and the maids of the neighborhood get jealous because he invites another woman out.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Miguel M. Delgado
CAST:  Cantinflas  •  María Sorté  •  Ursula Prats  •  Eduardo Alcaraz

¡A volar joven! (1947)

Cantinflas is a private, who doesn't know anything about discipline or following rules. He only wants to think about his girlfriend, the maid in an opulent hacienda. The owner ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Miguel M. Delgado
CAST:  Cantinflas  •  Ángel Garasa  •  Daniel Herrera "Chino"  •  Andrés Soler

El Mago (1949)

A slapstick fantasy of the amorous adventures of a magician a la Cantinflas.  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Miguel M. Delgado
CAST:  Cantinflas  •  Leonora Amar  •  José Baviera  •  Ernesto Finance

El supersabio (1948)

Cantinflas is the apprentice of a renowned scientist, Prof. Arquimides Monteagudo (Carlos Martinez Baena). But Cantinflas has the soul of a poet rather than a serious ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Mystery • Science Fiction
DIRECTION:  Miguel M. Delgado
CAST:  Cantinflas  •  Perla Aguiar  •  Alfredo Varela  •  Carlos Martínez Baena

El siete machos (1951)

Rosario, the niece of the rancher, returns to the ranch after ten years of absence. She takes in Margarito, a worker at the ranch, who is immediately smitten by her. Rosario ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Western
DIRECTION:  Miguel M. Delgado
CAST:  Cantinflas  •  Alma Rosa Aguirre  •  Miguel Inclán  •  Miguel Ángel Ferriz

Si yo fuera diputado (1952) RT Audience 70%

DVD release: May 2010

Cantinflas is a unique barber, who trades with an elderly neighbor, a lawyer by profession, laws lessons in exchange for haircuts and shaved. It proposes advice to defend in ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Miguel M. Delgado
CAST:  Cantinflas  •  Gloria Mange  •  Andrés Soler  •  Emperatriz Carvajal

El bombero atómico (1952)

Cantinflas is a clumsy fireman, who one day receives the visit of his little goddaughter, whose mother recently died in the jungle. After having work in a few fires, ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Miguel M. Delgado
CAST:  Cantinflas  •  Roberto Soto  •  Gilberto González  •  Elisa Quintanilla

Mr. Photographer (1953)

Cantinflas, a traveling photographer, is captured by some gangsters while trying to get some flowers for his girlfriend. The gangsters have confused him with the assistant of ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Miguel M. Delgado
CAST:  Cantinflas  •  Rosa Arenas  •  Ángel Garasa  •  Rebeca Iturbide