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48 Ratings

The River and Death

El río y la muerte

Directed by Luis Buñuel
Mexico, 1955


Two warring families live in a violent Mexican village. With only one son remaining in the respective families, the villagers want blood.

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The River and Death Directed by Luis Buñuel

Awards & Festivals

Ariel Awards (Mexico)

1956 | Winner: Best Score

1956 | 2 nominations including: Best Cinematography

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