El Norte 1983
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|Genres||Drama, Thriller, Adventure|
|Starring||Ernesto Gomez Cruz, David Villalpando|
|Supporting actors||Zaide Silvia Gutiérrez, Alicia del Lago, Mike Gomez, Jose Martin Ruano, Stella Quan, Heraclio Zepeda, Emilio Gomez Ozuna, Daniel Lemus Valenzuela, Rodrigo Puebla, Yosahandi Navarrete Quan, Rodolfo De Alexandre, Emilio Del Haro, Jorge Moreno, Palomo Garcia, Ismael Gamez, Silverio Lujan, Socorro Velazquez, John Martin|
|Studio||The Criterion Collection|
|MPAA rating||R (Restricted)|
|Rental rights||3-day viewing period. Details|
|Purchase rights||Stream instantly and download to 2 locations Details|
|Format||Amazon Instant Video (streaming online video and digital download)|
I still rank it as one of the best movies I have ever seen.
The film ends in the tragedy that represents the reality of life for many Native people, whose status as "illegal aliens" is less than the humanity that they deserve.
The film continues to be honored and now receives "THE CRITERION COLLECTION" distinction for a Blu-ray and DVD release.
Great for a better understanding of the violence against the indigenous/Mayas of Guatemala in the 20th century.Published 22 days ago by Nancy S. Zimmerman
The director brought out a very accurate display of the cultural differences between Mexicans and Guatemalans and the way they see each other. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Joel
This is a great and classic film....essential for a high school/ college class..contains totally contemporary themes...a must see for students!Published 1 month ago by Julianne Powell Curtis
I really love to show this movie to my Spanish students. I have been showing it for over 20 years now. My students get so into it! Read morePublished 1 month ago by T. G. Rivera
An engaging story that yanks at the heart strings. Vivid and bold. 'Tho not a recent film, it is timely and elegant for its' message.Published 1 month ago by Whitey
I just donated my DVD copy of this title, which this blu ray copy is intended to replace, to my expatriate Brazilian professor of a Latin American Cinema class for use in her... Read morePublished 2 months ago by Hoosier
This film is a rare and empathetic look at the immigration crisis along the U. S. southern border. It is a brilliantly realized summary of the struggle of impoverished, persecuted... Read morePublished 3 months ago by Marshall Jose
This movie was listed in my new curriculum (for English language learners high school age). I had some reservations about showing it due to the rating, the language and violent... Read morePublished 3 months ago by lorimala