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My Son, the Hero (1961)
"Los hermanos Del Hierro" (original title)

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Reynaldo and Martín Del Hierro are witnesses of the murder of their father by Pascual Velazco, as they grow up they're poisoned by the desire of vengeance by their mother, but once they get it it'll change their lifes forever.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Antonio Aguilar ...
Reynaldo Del Hierro
Julio Alemán ...
Martín Del Hierro
Columba Domínguez ...
La viuda
Patricia Conde ...
Jacinta Cárdenas
David Reynoso ...
Manuel Cárdenas
Luis Aragón ...
Chinto
Dolores Camarillo ...
Sirvienta de los Cárdenas
Pancho Córdova ...
Hombre que contrata la muerte de Zeñn
Pascual García Peña ...
Cochero de Manuel
Eleazar García ...
Recadero de Martín
Sadi Dupeyrón ...
Reynaldo, niño (as José Dupeyrón niño)
Alfredo Morán ...
Martín (niño) (as Alfredo Morán niño)
...
Pascual Velasco
Eduardo Noriega ...
Reynaldo Del Hierro, padre
...
El pistolero
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Reynaldo and Martín Del Hierro are witnesses of the murder of their father by Pascual Velazco, as they grow up they're poisoned by the desire of vengeance by their mother, but once they get it it'll change their lifes forever.

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