Gran Casino
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Two great Latin singing stars team up in this musical melodrama directed by the innovative Spanish filmmaker Luis Bunuel. Gerardo (Jorge Negrete) and his friend Demetrio (Julio Villarreal) are a pair of footloose cowboys in turn-of-the-century Mexico who are looking for work after escaping from prison on dubious charges. Gerardo persuades Jose (Francisco Jambrina), an tycoon from Argentina who is looking for oil in Mexico, to give work to himself and his friends, but just as their fortunes are on the rise, the oilman disappears and is feared murdered. Jose's sister Mercedes (Libertad… More

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Enjoyable as populist entertainment."
‑ Dennis Schwartz, Ozus' World Movie Reviews
"A shockingly routine film."
‑ Jeffrey M. Anderson, Combustible Celluloid
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