The Criminal Life of Archibaldo de la Cruz
The Criminal Life of Archibaldo de la Cruz ★★★ Ensayo de un Crimen; Rehearsal for a Crime 1955
Seeing the death of his governess has a lasting effect on a boy. He grows up to be a demented cretin whose failure with women leads him to conspire to kill every one he meets, a task at which he also fails. Hilarious, bitter Bunuelian diatribe. In Spanish with English subtitles. 95m/B VHS . MX SP Ernesto Alonso, Ariadne Welter, Rita Macedo, Rodolfo Landa, Andrea Palma, Miroslava Stern; D: Luis Bunuel; W: Luis Bunuel; C: Augustin Jimenez; M: Jorge Perez.