And Starring Pancho Villa as Himself

Drama, Biopic
Based on the true story of Mexican General Francisco "Pancho" Villa and his outrageous offer to Hollywood filmmakers in 1914 to make a movie of his life as Mexican General fighting the government. In exchange, he ...more
Director: Bruce Beresford
Writers: Larry Gelbart
Awards: 1 Golden Globe nomination. Another 1 win & 9 nominations | full awards »

Cast

... Pancho Villa

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... Sam Drebben

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... Sen. Albert Fall

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... Harry Aitken

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... Frank Thayer

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... D.W. Griffith

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... Reporter John Reed

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... Sam Drebben's Mother

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... Teddy Sampson

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... William Christy Cabanne

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... General Rodolfo Fierro

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... Raoul Walsh

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Synopsis

Based on the true story of Mexican General Francisco "Pancho" Villa and his outrageous offer to Hollywood filmmakers in 1914 to make a movie of his life as Mexican General fighting the government. In exchange, he gained publicity and the money he made went to fund his war efforts.

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