MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 8,497 this week

Afternoon of the Bulls (1956)
"Tarde de toros" (original title)

7.8
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.8/10 from 68 users  
Reviews: 2 user

Add a Plot

Director:

Writers:

(story), (story), 3 more credits »
0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 1579 titles
created 18 Sep 2012
 
a list of 57 titles
created 19 Sep 2012
 
list image
a list of 9998 titles
created 26 Nov 2013
 
list image
a list of 42 titles
created 7 months ago
 
a list of 8 titles
created 2 weeks ago
 

Related Items

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Afternoon of the Bulls (1956)

Afternoon of the Bulls (1956) on IMDb 7.8/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Afternoon of the Bulls.
5 wins & 1 nomination. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Main Street (1956)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

A couple of friends decide to have a good time and play a trick on an unmarried woman. Therefore one of them has to pretend to fall in love with her.

Director: Juan Antonio Bardem
Stars: Betsy Blair, José Suárez, Yves Massard
Tristana (1970)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

When the young woman Tristana's mother dies, she is entrusted to the guardianship of the well-respected though old Don Lope. Don Lope is well-liked and well-known because of his honorable ... See full summary »

Director: Luis Buñuel
Stars: Catherine Deneuve, Fernando Rey, Franco Nero
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  
Director: Juan Antonio Bardem
Stars: Rafael Alcántara, Ramsay Ames, Manuel Arbó
Los Tarantos (1963)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

A boy and a girl from two rival Gypsy families fall in love.

Director: Francisco Rovira Beleta
Stars: Carmen Amaya, Sara Lezana, Daniel Martín
La venganza (1958)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

In rural Spain, sister of an ex con convinces him to take revenge against the local who tipped off the authorities about the man's whereabouts, which led to his subsequent arrest. Unfortunately, she soon falls in love with the snitch.

Director: Juan Antonio Bardem
Stars: Carmen Sevilla, Raf Vallone, Jorge Mistral
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.8/10 X  

A violent man and a passionate man are dueling for the heart of the pretty young country girl.

Director: Francisco Rovira Beleta
Stars: Antonio Gades, La Polaca, Rafael de Córdoba
La tía Tula (1964)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

The film is a picture of Tula a woman being single and repressed who believes that she has to help her brother-in-law Ramiro forgetting that she is a woman.

Director: Miguel Picazo
Stars: Aurora Bautista, Carlos Estrada, Irene Gutiérrez Caba
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

A writer is having a midlife crisis. He recollects his life and it makes him feel even worse. Only a love affair or two helps him take his mind off things.

Director: José Luis Garci
Stars: Jesús Puente, Victoria Vera, Teresa Gimpera
Placido (1961)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

In a small spanish town, a group of old ladies decide to celebrate Christmas Eve with a "Sit a poor man at your table" dinner: each wealthy household of the town will have a homeless person... See full summary »

Director: Luis García Berlanga
Stars: Cassen, José Luis López Vázquez, Elvira Quintillá
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Domingo Ortega ...
Ricardo Puente
Antonio Bienvenida ...
Juan Carmona
María Asquerino ...
Paloma
Marisa Prado ...
Isabel
Encarna Fuentes ...
Ana María (as Encarnita Fuentes)
Jorge Vico ...
Manolo
Jesús Tordesillas ...
Luis Montes
Manolo Morán ...
Jiménez
Juan Calvo ...
Don César
Mariano Azaña ...
Julián
José Isbert ...
Don Felipe
Amparo Martí ...
Doña Julia
Félix Dafauce ...
D. Luis
Jesús Colomer ...
Trepa
José Prada ...
Padre Fermín
Edit

Storyline

Add Full Plot | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

bullfighting | See All (1) »

Genres:

Drama

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

24 February 1956 (Spain)  »

Also Known As:

Afternoon of the Bulls  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Box Office

Gross:

ESP 267,230 (Spain)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

(RCA Ultraviolet)

Color:

(Technicolor)
See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

In the heart of the "Fiesta".
30 May 2009 | by (Spain) – See all my reviews

Ladislao Vadja leads us to the world bullfighting with this good film. His good work as director, a good allocation of resources and prominent figures of bullfighting, gets make this film a work essential for those who love the world bullfighting, and for those who want to see the inside of a bullfight in the 1950. Vadja shows us the fear of the bull in the face of matador, the rivalry between old and young figures of the world bullfighting, the thin line between the fervor and the rejection of the public. It also shows the drama and desperation of the "spontaneous", all this with a in an environment very well portrayed what it was Spain in the decade of the 1950. A magnificent film of Ladislao Vadja that i still consider essential for lovers of bullfighting


2 of 2 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss Afternoon of the Bulls (1956) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?