The Ballad of Gregorio Cortez (1983)
Release Date: Jun 29, 1982 Wide
Average Rating: 3.5/5
User Ratings: 419
There was a genuine ballad behind The Ballad of Gregorio Cortez, based on a real-life character. Cortez, a San Antonio cowpoke, was arrested in 1901 because he resembled the actual criminal. Unable to speak English, Cortez fights off the authorities, inadvertently killing a sheriff in the process. His subsequent life and death as a fugitive from the Texas Rangers forms the core of this independently produced project. Adapted from a novel by Americo Paredes, Ballad of Gregorio Cortez stars Edward
Jun 29, 1982 Wide
Edward James Olmos
Sheriff Frank Fly
Sheriff Mike Trimmel...
Rosanna de Soto
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A subdued revisionist Western based on a Mexican ballad about a true story.
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