Mexican revolution movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant mexican revolution movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, exciting, suspenseful, rough and epic films and TV shows about / with mexican revolution, revolution, machine gun, gunfight, cowboy, gun, rebellion, battles, rivalry and mexican plots mostly in Western, Drama and Action genres shot in Italy, USA, Mexico and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as mexican revolution: Duck, You Sucker (1971), A Bullet for the General (1967), Tepepa (1969), Old Gringo (1989), The Professionals (1966), 100 Rifles (1969), The Wild Bunch (1969), Like Water for Chocolate (1992), Villa Rides (1968), Cuartelazo (1977).

List of mexican revolution movies

And Starring Pancho Villa as Himself (2003)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War, Western
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 112 min.
Story: In 1914, the Mexican revolutionary Pancho Villa (Antonio Banderas) invites studios to shoot his actual battles against Porfírio Diaz army to raise funds for financing guns and ammunition. The Mutual Film Corporation, through producer D.W. Griffith ...
Style: captivating, serious, surreal, realistic, factual
Plot: mexican revolution, obsessive quest, battle zone, rebelliousness, campaign, state affairs, adventure, battles, violence, battlefield, assassination, murder ...
Place: mexico
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Duck, You Sucker (1971)
Genre: Drama, War, Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 138 min.
Story: At the beginning of the 1913 Mexican Revolution, greedy bandit Juan Miranda and idealist John H. Mallory, an Irish Republican Army explosives expert on the lam from the British, fall in with a band of revolutionaries plotting to strike a national ...
Style: epic, tense, atmospheric, intense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: friendship, mexican revolution, revolution, rape, culture clash, redemption, chase, mercenary, cynicism, haunted by the past, friendship between men, flashback ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: mexico, ireland, northern ireland, latin america
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A Bullet for the General (1967)
Genre: Action, Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 115 min.
Story: El Chuncho's bandits rob arms from a train, intending to sell the weapons to Elias' revolutionaries. They are helped by one of the passengers, Bill Tate, and allow him to join them, unware he is an assassin working for the Mexican ...
Style: epic, serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mexican revolution, civil war, spy, cowboy, reform, exploitation, protest, revolution, graphic violence, state affairs, escapades, society ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: mexico, latin america, usa, sonora
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 6.7
 1K
Tepepa (1969)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The Mexican guerilla leader Tepepa and his gang fight against the chief of police, Cascorro.
Style: tense, exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mexican revolution, revolution, corrupt officer, disorder, state affairs, society, on the run, rebellion, crimes, escapades, rivalry, vengeance ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: latin america, mexico
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 5.8
 2K
Old Gringo (1989)
Genre: Adventure, History, Romance
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 119 min.
Story: When school teacher Harriet Winslow goes to Mexico to teach, she is kidnapped by Gen. Tomas Arroyo and his revolutionaries. An aging American, Ambrose "Old Gringo" Bierce also in Mexico, befriends Gen. Arroyo and meets Harriet. Bierce is a ...
Style: dramatic, absurd, romantic, brutal, reflective ...
Plot: mexican revolution, writers, politics, adventure, fantasy world, family, mad scientist, distopia, sexualized violence, sex, destiny, death ...
Time: future, 20th century, 1910s, 80s
Place: mexico, latin america, spain, sonora, washington d.c. ...
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The Professionals (1966)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: The Professionals is a 1966 American Western film directed by Richard Brooks. A kidnap-rescue adventure set in about 1917, it features a small group of experts heading into Mexico to free the Mexican-born wife of a wealthy Texan from several hundred ...
Style: talky, compassionate, dramatic, harsh, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, mercenary, mexican revolution, kidnapping, female nudity, train, chase, adventure, horse, cowboy, gunfight, family ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1910s
Place: mexico, texas, california, latin america
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 6.0
 4K
100 Rifles (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Romance, War, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: When half-breed Indian Yaqui Joe robs an Arizona bank, he is pursued by dogged lawman Lyedecker. Fleeing to Mexico, Joe is imprisoned by General Verdugo, who is waging a war against the Yaqui Indians. When Lyedecker attempts to intervene, he is ...
Style: political, rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mexican revolution, train, ambush, native american, cowboy, woman with a gun, battles, village, bank, interracial romance, lust, revolutionary ...
Time: 1910s, 60s
Place: mexico, arizona, latin america, usa, sonora ...
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 7.9
 85K
The Wild Bunch (1969)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Aging outlaw Pike Bishop (William Holden) prepares to retire after one final robbery. Joined by his gang, which includes Dutch Engstrom (Ernest Borgnine) and brothers Lyle (Warren Oates) and Tector Gorch (Ben Johnson), Bishop discovers the heist is ...
Style: disturbing, bloody, brutal, epic, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, gunfight, mexican revolution, on the run, heist, robbery, friendship, violent, bounty hunter, gangsters, civil war, chase ...
Time: 1910s, 19th century, 20th century
Place: texas, mexico, arizona, latin america, yuma arizona
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Like Water for Chocolate (1992)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Mexico
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Tita is passionately in love with Pedro, but her controlling mother forbids her from marrying him. When Pedro marries her sister, Tita throws herself into her cooking and discovers she can transfer her emotions through the food she prepares, ...
Style: sentimental, touching, sexy, compassionate, intense ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: magic realism, food, cooking and food, cooking, mexican revolution, chocolate, sisters, romance, forbidden love, wedding, marriage, breast feeding ...
Time: 20th century, 19th century, 1930s, 1910s, 1890s
Place: mexico, texas, latin america, usa, san antonio texas
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 6.3
 2K
Villa Rides (1968)
Genre: War, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Pulled into the Mexican Revolution by his own greed, Texas gunrunner & pilot Lee Arnold joins bandit-turned-patriot Pancho Villa & his band of dedicated men in a march across Mexico battling the Colorados & stealing ...
Style: political, realistic, serious, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mexican revolution, maverick, gunrunner, power struggle, resistance, empire, cowboy, revolution, historical figure, tough heroes, injustice, right hand man ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico, texas, latin america
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 5.1
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Cuartelazo (1977)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: Mexico
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Narration of one of the bloodiest episodes of the Mexican national history, The Tragic Ten, beginning when General Victoriano Huerta sent to kill President Francisco I. Madero, Vice President José María Pino Suárez and Senator Belisario ...
Plot: mexican revolution, diplomacy, anarchism, dictator, rebellion, bandit, political repression, conspiracy, murder, senate, rebel, assassination ...
Time: 20th century
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 4.6
 661
Pancho Villa (1972)
Genre: Action, Biography, Comedy, Drama, Western
Country: UK, Spain, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Mexican revolutionary Pancho Villa is double-crossed in an arms deal planned by his comrade Scotty. Villa and Scotty plot a raid on a U.S. cavalry fort in retaliation.
Style: humorous, suspenseful, semi serious, realistic, tense
Plot: mexican revolution, cowboy, arms deal, empire, heroes, against the odds, train, rebelliousness, political unrest, rivalry, state affairs, lone wolves ...
Time: 1910s, year 1916
Place: mexico, latin america
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Cannon for Cordoba (1970)
Genre: Action, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In 1916, a Mexican rebel named Cordoba steals six cannons from the forces of General Pershing who's been sent to bring order to the Texas-Mexico border. Pershing assigns a soldier named Rod Douglas to retrieve the cannons.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful
Plot: mexican revolution, cowboy, train robbery, battles, soldier, warlord, mexican border, suicide, tough heroes, anti war, adventure, betrayal ...
Time: 1910s
Place: usa, texas, latin america, mexico
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The Mercenary (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: Italy, Spain, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: While a Mexican revolutionary lies low as a U.S. rodeo clown, the cynical Polish mercenary who tutored the idealistic peasant tells how he and a dedicated female radical fought for the soul of the guerrilla general Paco, as Mexicans threw off ...
Style: funny, epic, exciting, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mexican revolution, mercenary, cowboy, villain, woman with a gun, desert, rebellion, political unrest, vengeance, revolution, mine, state affairs ...
Time: 1910s
Place: mexico, latin america
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 7.3
 5K
Companeros (1970)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Western
Country: Italy, Spain, West Germany
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Arms dealer Yolaf Peterson aims to make a sale to guerilla Mongo, but the money is locked in a bank safe, the combination known only to Professor Xantos, a prisoner of the Americans. Yolaf agrees to free Xantos, accompanied by reluctant guerilla ...
Style: epic, funny, stylized, rough, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mexican revolution, female nudity, epic battle, pacifist, hawk, marriage, buddy, cowboy, civil war, revolution, reluctant partners, confined ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, 1910s
Place: mexico, latin america, usa, texas
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Apasionado Pancho Villa (2014)
Genre: Biography
Country: Mexico
Duration: 125 min.
Story: The assassination of Pancho Villa, on the outskirts of Parral, Chihuahua, plunged the city into mourning, and a wake for the revolutionary hero was held by his closest collaborators. Conspicuous among the mourners were the four women with whom Villa ...
Style: tense, disturbing, captivating, suspense
Plot: mexican revolution, love of one's life, murder mystery, male female relationship, murder investigation, crimes, problem, mystery, murderer, sexual tension, extramarital affair, murder
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 5.9
 200
Killer Kid (1967)
Genre: Romance, Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The ruthless and cruel Captain Ramirez hunts down and kills revolutionaries in his search for The Saint, the righteous leader of the Mexican insurrection against the Federales.
Plot: mexican revolution, arms deal, father daughter relationship, jealousy, fire, jail, love, execution, water, weapons, tyranny, crucifix ...
Place: mexico
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Run, Man, Run (1968)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Western
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The legendary Tomas Milian stars as Cuchillo, a knife-throwing thief on the run from murderous bandits, sadistic American agents, his hot-blooded fiancée and a sheriff turned bounty hunter, all of whom are gunning for a hidden fortune in gold that ...
Style: funny, epic, suspenseful, atmospheric, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mexican revolution, love story, maverick, duel, treasure hunt, graphic violence, adventure, chase, contests and competitions, rebellion, escapades, ambition ...
Time: 19th century, 1910s
Place: mexico, austin texas, texas, usa, latin america
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The Five Man Army (1969)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Set during the Mexican Revolution, a man known only as "The Dutchman" has a plan, and brings in four of his old acquaintences, including an old army buddy and a silent Japanese swordsman, to help him out by promising a $1000 reward if it ...
Plot: mexican revolution, samurai, cowboy, battles, kung fu, martial arts, fort, gunfight, imprisonment, mexican army, combat, male female relationship ...
Time: 1910s
Place: mexico
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Don't Turn the Other Cheek (1971)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, War, Western
Country: Italy, West Germany, Spain
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A spaghetti western in which three adventurers team up during the Mexican Revolution. Mary O'Donnell, a radical Irish journalist, wants to foment a peasant revolt in Mexico. She enlists the help of a seedy bandit, Lozoya, by saving him from a ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, suspenseful, humorous, exciting ...
Plot: mexican revolution, cowboy, hanging, heroes, adventurer, rebellion, escapades, adventure, state affairs, rivalry, political unrest, revolution ...
Place: arizona, yuma arizona, mexico
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A Town Called Hell (1971)
Genre: Action, Drama, Western
Country: UK, Spain
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A group of Mexican revolutionaries murders a town priest and a number of his christian followers. Ten years later, a widow arrives in town intent to take revenge from her husband's killers.
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mexican revolution, hanging, cowboy, bandit, old west, vengeance, small town, heroes, confined, dishonesty, crimes, rivalry ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, 1910s
Place: latin america, mexico
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 6.7
 43
Cananea (1978)
Genre: Drama, History, Western
Country: Mexico
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Based on a true story in the American owned Cananea mine. It depicts how the owner profits while the Mexican workers struggle to survive and are exploited for their labour.
Plot: mexican revolution, anarchism, city, police, soldier, revenge, master, squad, police officer, american, class struggle, union ...
Place: sonora, mexico, arizona
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Train for Durango (1968)
Genre: Western, Comedy
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 92 min.
Story: 2 buddy adventurers witness a train-robbery and are then hunting the robbed gold and they also robbed Helen.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: mexican revolution, train robbery, gold, safe, false identity, love, horse riding, soldier, car, bandit, making love, seduction ...
Time: year 1900
Place: mexico
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The Comet (1999)
Genre: Musical, Adventure, Drama
Country: Mexico, France, Spain
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After witnessing the arrest of her father for publishing "subversive" material against the dictatorship of Porfirio Díaz, Valentina escapes taking a sack of gold coins with her in order to hand it over to rebel Francisco I. Madero, who is ...
Style: touching, realistic, serious, sentimental
Audience: girls' night
Plot: mexican revolution, revolution, fall in love, youth, life is a bitch, wartime life, filmmaking, romance, circus, family relations, lovers on the run, teenage love ...
Time: 20th century
Place: mexico, latin america, texas, usa
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Tear This Heart Out (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A young girl recounts her girlhood and eventual marriage to a general of the Mexican revolution. by one of the most outstanding writers of the new feminist Mexican literature, it is at once a haunting novel of one woman's life and a powerful ...
Style: serious, realistic, stylized, captivating, romantic ...
Plot: infidelity, fall in love, family problems, crumbling marriage, rise to the top, state affairs, couples, crumbling relationship, romance, love and romance, social climbing, dishonesty ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s
Place: mexico, latin america
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For Greater Glory: The True Story of Cristiada (2012)
Genre: Drama, History, War, Western
Country: Mexico
Duration: 145 min.
Story: A chronicle of the Cristeros War (1926-1929), which was touched off by a rebellion against the Mexican government's attempt to secularize the country.
Style: serious, realistic, sincere, epic, stylized
Plot: catholic, religious persecution, faith, rebellion, civil war, battles, military, fighting the system, political unrest, wartime life, rebelliousness, state affairs ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century
Place: mexico, latin america
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The Bounty Hunters (1970)
Genre: Action, War, Western
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Set in Mexico under the rule of Emperor Maximilian I, Sabata is hired by the guerrilla leader Señor Ocaño to steal a wagonload of gold from the Austrian army. However, when Sabata and his partners Escudo and Ballantine obtain the wagon, they find ...
Style: cynical, exciting, rough, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mexican revolution, cowboy, bounty hunter, soldier, heroes, battle zone, kidnapping, vengeance, dishonesty, rivalry, crimes, lone wolves ...
Time: 19th century, 70s, 1860s
Place: latin america, austria, mexico
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 7.4
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The Scapular (1968)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, War
Country: Mexico
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A woman who is about to die calls the town's priest and hands him a scapulary, saying that she knows of its great powers. Anybody who does not believe in them will end up dead.
Style: macabre
Plot: mexican revolution, death, soldier, confession, murder, priest, hanging, occult, bandit, ghost, mascot
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She Came To The Valley (1979)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Based on the book by Cleo Dawson, this film follows the struggle of a female settler as she becomes involved in a political conflict during the Spanish-American War.
Plot: mexican revolution, battles, horse, cowboy, mexican, african american, arson, old west, gunfight, war violence, world war one, settler ...
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What Am I Doing in the Middle of the Revolution? (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Western, Adventure
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In the beginning of the 20th. century Italian actor Guido Guidi, more enthusiastic than talented, and his ensemble tour Texas. The mysterious and obviously rich Peppino Garibaldi gives them an offer, they can’t deny: For a large amount of dough ...
Style: political, parody
Plot: mexican revolution, baby, airplane, priest, disguise, convent, motorcycle, firing squad, actor, execution
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