- 1 hr 31 min
Pistolera is an action-packed film directed by Damian Chapa and released in 2020. The movie stars Romina Di Lella as the lead character Angelita, a girl who is forced to become a deadly assassin after being brutally raped by a gang of ruthless criminals. The movie also features legendary actors Danny Trejo and Robert Davi in supporting roles.
The story begins with Angelita, a young girl living with her father in a small Mexican village. One day, a group of men led by El Tejano (Danny Trejo) arrive in the village looking for Angelita's father. They demand to know where he has hidden the money from a bank robbery. When her father refuses to tell them, they brutally rape and murder him in front of Angelita.
Devastated by the loss of her father, Angelita vows to avenge his death. She picks up a gun and shoots the man who killed her father. Despite her lack of experience, she manages to escape from the village and flees to the United States. There, she meets a man named Billy (Damian Chapa) who trains her to become a skilled assassin like him. Angelita quickly proves to be a natural and excels at her training.
Years later, Billy gives Angelita the opportunity to take down the man who killed her father. He locates El Tejano in a small town in Texas and tells Angelita to meet him there. She arrives in the town and begins to track down El Tejano's men, killing them one by one. However, things become complicated when she meets a handsome stranger named Robert (John Solis).
As Angelita gets closer to El Tejano, she realizes that there is much more at stake than just her revenge. She discovers that El Tejano is planning a major drug deal and intends to kill many innocent people in the process. Angelita must choose between her personal vendetta and stopping El Tejano from unleashing chaos on innocent people.
The performances in the movie are solid, especially Romina Di Lella who pulls off the role of a tough, no-nonsense killer with ease. Danny Trejo and Robert Davi give their usual strong performances, although they are somewhat underutilized in their roles. Though the storyline is somewhat predictable, it is nevertheless entertaining and does a good job of keeping the audience engaged.
Overall, Pistolera is a fun and engaging action film that provides plenty of thrills and excitement. It is a great showcase for the talent of its lead actress, Romina Di Lella, and is sure to appeal to fans of the genre.
Pistolera is a 2020 action movie with a runtime of 1 hour and 31 minutes. It has received poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 2.0.