The Gay Desperado Poster

Release Date: August 6th, 2007

DVD Release Date: March 20th, 2001

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 26 min

Plot Summary
Mexican gangster Pablo Braganza (Leo Carillo) plays by his own rules. When a movie theater owner stops an altercation by having famous singer Chivo (Nino Martini) entertain, Pablo kidnaps Chivo and takes over a radio station on his behalf. Later, inspired by the American gangster movies he loves, Pablo abducts two more innocents and set out to find American gangster Butch (Stanley Fields). His hope is that the American bad guy will teach him how to be more like screen mobster George Raft.

Cast: Nino Martini, Ida Lupino, Leo Carrillo, Harold Huber, James Blakeley, Stanley Fields, Mischa Auer

Director: Rouben Mamoulian

Genres: Musical comedy

Keywords: 1930s, Quest, Madcap