Cristero War Films

"La Cristiada" was a popular mass-uprising in Mexico since 1926 to 1929 against the government of President Plutarco Elias Calles. This revolt began when the president took away privileges from the Catholic church causing the priests incite the masses to rise up against him.

(La Cristiada fue un alzamiento popular sucedido en México de 1926 a 1929, en contra del gobierno del presidente Plutarco Elías Calles. Esta revuelta comenzó cuando el presidente le quitó a la Iglesia Católica sus privilegios, provocando que los clérigos incitaran a las masas a sublevarse contra el gobierno)
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Ash Wednesday (1958)
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(106 mins.)
 
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Desierto adentro (2008)
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To redeem himself from a great sin, a man dedicates himself to building a church. (110 mins.)
Director: Rodrigo Plá
 
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The Last Christeros (2011)
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The plot occurs around 1925 in Mexico when the Mexican government decides to severely restrict religious freedoms... (89 mins.)
Director: Matias Meyer
 
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Padre Pro (2010 TV Movie)
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(103 mins.)
Director: Miguel Rico
 
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Los cristeros (1947)
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(98 mins.)
Director: Raúl de Anda
 
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For Greater Glory: The True Story of Cristiada (2012)
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A chronicle of the Cristeros War (1926-1929); a war by the people of Mexico against the atheistic Mexican government. (145 mins.)
Director: Dean Wright
 
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La guerra santa (1979)
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(110 mins.)
 
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La cristiada (1986 Documentary)
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(45 mins.)
 
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