La fièvre monte à El Pao

Luis Buñuel, France, Mexico, 1959o


Aroused citizens assassinate an unpopular Caribbean despot, then two men vie for his gorgeous widow Ines. Ojeda is a steamy, isolated island, the penal colony for an oppressive dictatorship. A reactionary seizes the murdered governor's post, and rushes to eliminate his romantic rival, an idealistic underling. The bureaucrat Vazquez hopes to marshal the angry residents of the capitol, El Pao, plus the many political prisoners, to oust Governor Gual.


Movie Datao

Other titles
Für ihn verkauf’ ich mich DE
Fever Mounts at El Pao EN
Running time
110 Min.
Original languages
French, Spanish
ØYour rating6.9/10
IMDB user:
6.9 (1087)
< 10 votes
< 3 votes

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