• Viva Villa! (1991)

Viva Villa!

Release Date: October 1st, 1991

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 55 min

Plot Summary

After an overseer beats his peon father to death, a young Pancho Villa spills his first blood when he enacts revenge on the man. Retreating to the hills, Villa (Wallace Beery) spends a number of years as a vicious bandit, brutally attacking the wealthy, which earns him the respect of the poor. When revolutionary Don Felipe de Castillo (Donald Cook) realizes he can utilize Villa's bloodlust, he brings the bandit to the revolutionary leader Francisco Madero (Henry B. Walthall).

Cast: Wallace Beery, Leo Carrillo, Fay Wray, Stu Erwin, Donald Cook, George E. Stone, Joseph Schildkraut, Henry B. Walthall

Director: Jack Conway

Genres: Historical drama

Production Co: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer

Keywords: Murder, Rise, Revenge, Sister, Fall


Nominated Writing (Adaptation)
Nominated Outstanding Production
Winner Assistant Director
Nominated Sound Recording