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Viva Zapata!

  • Film

Time Out says

Covered in an unconvincing mess of Mexican make-up, Brando adds a touch of fire to this otherwise frequently dull tale of the outlaw who became a revolutionary hero in the struggle against the tyrannical President Diaz. An actorly film, of course - what else would one expect from Kazan? - but the direction and John Steinbeck's script seem stranded in a no man's land between straightforward adventure and a pessimistic allegory about the corrupting nature of power.
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Release Details

  • Duration:113 mins

Cast and crew

  • Director:Elia Kazan
  • Screenwriter:John Steinbeck
  • Cast:
    • Marlon Brando
    • Jean Peters
    • Anthony Quinn
    • Joseph Wiseman
    • Margo
    • Frank Silvera
    • Mildred Dunnock
    • Henry Silva
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