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"Where they live and love dangerously!"
  • Approved
  • 1947
  • 1 hr 44 min
  • 5.9  (636)

In the 1947 musical Fiesta, Esther Williams plays Maria Morales, a member of a Mexican family of bullfighters. The film follows the Morales family as they travel from town to town in Mexico, putting on their bullfighting shows. Maria is in love with Pepe (Ricardo Montalban), a fellow bullfighter, but she faces opposition from Pepe's wealthy mother who wants her son to marry someone of a higher social status.

Akim Tamiroff plays Pancho, the clown who accompanies the bullfighters and provides comic relief throughout the film. However, Pancho also has a serious side, as he helps the Morales family navigate the dangers of the bullring.

Fiesta features several musical numbers, including "La Cucaracha" and "Cuanto La Gusta." In one memorable scene, Williams performs an underwater ballet to the tune of "The Bambuco." The film also showcases the beauty and culture of Mexico, with stunning shots of the landscape and traditional dance performances.

Overall, Fiesta is a colorful and lively celebration of Mexican culture, with memorable performances from its talented cast.

Fiesta is a 1947 drama with a runtime of 1 hour and 44 minutes. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 5.9.

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    1 hr 44 min
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  • IMDB Rating
    5.9  (636)