El Cometa (1999)

Type Feature Film
MPAA Rating N/A
Runtime 1hr 35mins.
Genres Drama, Period
Keywords N/A
Status Released
US Release Date
Name Credit Credited as Role Id Sort Order
Jose Buil Editor n/a 172 7000001
Gabriel Beristain Director of Photography n/a 120780 6000001
Marysa Sistach Screenplay n/a 120778 4000002
Jose Buil Screenplay n/a 120778 4000001
Guillermo Maldonado Editor n/a 172 7000002
Eduardo Gamboa Music n/a 120781 8000001
Juan Carlos Prieto Sound n/a 120816 14000001
Guadalupe Sanchez Production Designer n/a 164 9000001
Annette Fradera Music n/a 120781 8000002
Marysa Sistach Director n/a 2 2000002
Jose Buil Director n/a 2 2000001
Patrick LeMauff Actor Guy 1 1000005
Gabriel Retes Actor Romualdo 1 1000004
Carmen Maura Actor Lupe 1 1000003
Ana Claudia Talancon Actor Valentina 1 1000002
Manuel Ojeda Actor Procopio 1 1000006
Fernando Rubio Actor Max 1 1000007
Carlos Cardan Actor n/a 1 1000010
Gabriela Roel Actor n/a 1 1000009
Arcelia Ramirez Actor Cordelia 1 1000008
Diego Luna Actor Victor 1 1000001
Victor is the son of the owner of a traveling vaudeville show in pre-revolutionary Mexico. He meets Guy, a Frenchnam with a film projector and camera, who introduces him to the possibilties of the new medium. Entranced, he persuades his father to buy the equipment for their show. However, it comes as a package - Guy also demands that they take over protecting Valentina, a fugitive whose father was arrested for supporting the revolutionary Madero cause. They do so, and as Victor learns more about cinema, so he begins to fall in love with Valentina.