Search results for "Patricia Reyes Spíndola"

Frida (2002) RT 76% / Audience 86%

DVD release: Jun 2003

"Frida" chronicles the life Frida Kahlo shared unflinchingly and openly with Diego Rivera, as the young couple took the art world by storm. From her complex and enduring ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Julie Taymor
CAST:  Salma Hayek  •  Alfred Molina  •  Mía Maestro  •  Patricia Reyes Spíndola

The Return of a Man Called Horse (1976) RT 63% / Audience 49%

DVD release: Sep 2001

Lord John Morgan has returned to civilized life in England, but finds he has nothing but disdain for that life. Yearning to embrace the simplicity of the American West-and the ...  (more)

GENRES: Western
DIRECTION:  Irvin Kershner
CAST:  Richard Harris  •  Gale Sondergaard  •  Geoffrey Lewis  •  Jorge Luke

El señor de Osanto (1974)

Adult brothers compete for pateral affection and for control of the family estate.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jaime Humberto Hermosillo
CAST:  Hugo Stiglitz  •  Mario Castillón Bracho  •  Fernando Soler  •  Daniela Rosen

México Norte (1979)

Remake of Pueblerina (1949). Convict is released from prison and tries to pick up his life-farm-girlfriend where he left off with them. But there are obstacles.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Emilio Fernández
CAST:  Roberto Cañedo  •  Patricia Reyes Spíndola  •  Narciso Busquets  •  Bruno Rey

Los confines (1987)

Mix magical universe of Juan Rulfo, in which Juan Preciado, "Pedro Paramo", located incestuous siblings "Talpa" while Juvencio Nava, of "Diles que no me maten", flee several ...  (more)

GENRES: Fantasy • Horror • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Mitl Valdez
CAST:  Ernesto Gómez Cruz  •  María Rojo  •  Manuel Ojeda  •  Patricia Reyes Spíndola

Untamed Women (1995)

DVD release: Mar 2000

Tired of being mistreated by their husbands, Ema (Reyes Spindola), Clotilde (Elizarraras) and Chayo (Orozco) leave their past (children and husbands included) and begin an ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Alberto Isaac
CAST:  Patricia Reyes Spíndola  •  Regina Orozco  •  Lourdes Elizarrarás  •  Jose Alonso

eXXXorcisms (2002)

Conflicted gay man makes contact with the ghost of his boyfriend from teenaged years.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jaime Humberto Hermosillo
CAST:  Alberto Estrella  •  José Juan Meraz  •  Patricia Reyes Spíndola

La otra virginidad (1975)

DVD release: Dec 1991

Laura and Eva are waitresses at a restaurant. They are friends with Adrián, whose father, a retired military officer, treats him harshly, while Luis, a friend of Adrian, who ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Juan Manuel Torres
CAST:  Valentín Trujillo  •  Leticia Perdigón  •  Rita Macedo  •  Víctor Manuel Mendoza

Reasons of the Heart (2011)

Emilia, a housewife frustrated by the mediocrity of his life, by the failures of her husband and an exhausting and badly kept motherhood, feels that her patience is about to ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Arturo Ripstein
CAST:  Arcelia Ramírez  •  Vladimir Cruz  •  Plutarco Haza  •  Patricia Reyes Spíndola

Luz' Reasons (1985)

Luz is in jail, accused of murdering her own children. Her husband and her mother-in-law say she killed them in cold blood. Dr. Rebollar tries to help the woman, but she ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Felipe Cazals
CAST:  Patricia Reyes Spíndola  •  Alonso Echánove  •  Ana Ofelia Murguía

Bad Habits (2007) RT Audience 75%

DVD release: Aug 2009

The first feature film from director Simon Bross, the drama Bad Habits shows how a person's approach to food greatly affects one's life. Jimena Ayala plays a nun named Matilde ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Simón Bross
CAST:  Ximena Ayala  •  Elena de Haro  •  Marco Antonio Treviño  •  Aurora Cano

El evangelio de las maravillas (1998) RT Audience 67%

"La Nueva Jerusalem" is a small community of believers lead by Papá Basilio (Rabal) and Mamá Dorita (Jurado). They're waiting for the second coming of Christ, so they've ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Arturo Ripstein
CAST:  Francisco Rabal  •  Katy Jurado  •  Carolina Papaleo  •  Flor Eduarda Gurrola

Such Is Life (2000)

DVD release: Sep 2008

Based on the Greek tragedy MEDEA, this is a present day Mexican version, set in the seediest possible milieu of Mexico City. A woman abandoned by her husband, is thrown out of ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Arturo Ripstein
CAST:  Arcelia Ramírez  •  Patricia Reyes Spíndola  •  Luis Felipe Tovar

The Queen of the Night (1994)

The legendary life of Mexican singer Lucha Reyes is the basis of this fictionalized biography ( or as director Arturo Ripstein puts it "an imaginary biography"). Lucha Reyes ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Arturo Ripstein
CAST:  Patricia Reyes Spíndola

Woman of the Port (1991) RT Audience 67%

DVD release: Nov 2005

Perla, a prostitute and the star in a miserable cabaret in the docks, falls in love with a sailor without knowing that he is her brother. Tomasa, Perla's mother, tries to ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Arturo Ripstein
CAST:  Damián Alcázar  •  Alejandro Parodi  •  Juan Pastor  •  Patricia Reyes Spíndola

Deep Crimson (1996) RT 75% / Audience 78%

DVD release: Mar 2005

The life of a man who preys on unsuspecting women for a living is changed when he finds an accomplice in the woman who loves and controls him.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Arturo Ripstein
CAST:  Regina Orozco  •  Daniel Giménez Cacho  •  Marisa Paredes  •  Julieta Egurrola

No One Writes to the Colonel (1999)

Every Friday, the Colonel puts on his only suit and goes to the dock to await a letter announcing the arrival of his pension. But the townsfolk all know that this pension will ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Arturo Ripstein
CAST:  Fernando Luján  •  Marisa Paredes  •  Salma Hayek  •  Rafael Inclán

The Virgin Of Lust (2002)

In Vera Cruz in the 1940s, Nacho, an Indian, waits tables at Don Lázaro's café at Hotel Ofélia. He falls for Lola, an opium-addicted, alcoholic whore who's hopelessly in love ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Fantasy • Romance
DIRECTION:  Arturo Ripstein
CAST:  Luis Felipe Tovar  •  Ariadna Gil  •  Patricia Reyes Spíndola  •  Juan Diego

The Ruination of Men (2000)

Two men jump out from behind some cacti and beat a man over the head with a rock. They then take the body to the dead man's hut, and sit with his body for the night while they ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Arturo Ripstein
CAST:  Patricia Reyes Spíndola  •  Rafael Inclán  •  Luis Felipe Tovar  •  Carlos Chávez

Letters from Marusia (1976)

Originally Actas De Marusia, this Mexican film re-creates a dark chapter in the history of Chile. The scene is a small Chilean mining town in 1907. Suffering under the ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • History
DIRECTION:  Miguel Littin
CAST:  Gian Maria Volonté  •  Diana Bracho  •  Patricia Reyes Spíndola  •  Salvador Sánchez