And Starring Pancho Villa as Himself

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And Starring Pancho Villa as Himself ★★★ 2003

It's 1914, and Mexican revolutionary Pancho Villa finds himself in dire need of funding for his campaign against the military-run government. He strikes a deal with American filmmakers D.W. Griffith (Feore) and Harry Aiken (Broadbent) that provides them with full access to his war. Based upon actual events, their efforts resulted in the first feature length film. Splendid portrayal by the charismatic and superbly-cast Banderas in the title role of the complex and compelling Villa. 115m/C VHS, DVD . Antonio Banderas, Eion Bailey, Alan Arkin, Jim Broadbent, Matt(hew) Day, Colm Feore, Michael McKean, Alexa Davalos, Anthony Head, Kyle Chandler, Saul Rubinek, Damian Alcazar, Pedro Armendariz Jr.; D: Bruce Beresford; W: Larry Gelbart; C: Andre Fleuren, Peter James; M: Joseph Vitarelli. CABLE