8.0/10
308
7 user 2 critic

The Outsiders (1967)

Los caifanes (original title)
A rich aristocratic couple (Julissa, Enrique Alvarez Felix) abandon a dinner party to enjoy a night on the town with a urban gang, known as Los Caifanes.

Director:

Reviews
1 win. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Macario (1960)
Drama | Fantasy | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  

Poor, hungry peasant Macario longs for just one good meal on the Day of the Dead. After his wife cooks a turkey for him, he meets three apparitions, the Devil, God, and Death. Each asks him... See full summary »

Director: Roberto Gavaldón
Stars: Ignacio López Tarso, Pina Pellicer, Enrique Lucero
Red Dawn (1990)
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

A Claustrophobic experience which involves a Mexican middle class family into the atrocities made by wild and heartless army forces whose main objective seems to be students who do not permit the 1968's Olimpic games' to develop normally.

Director: Jorge Fons
Stars: Héctor Bonilla, María Rojo, Jorge Fegán
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

The story of a disciplined and sexually driven man who keeps his family isolated in his home for years to protect them from the "evil nature" of human beings while inventing (with his wife)... See full summary »

Director: Arturo Ripstein
Stars: Claudio Brook, Rita Macedo, Arturo Beristáin
Canoa (1976)
Adventure | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

A group of students take a bus to go to a small town, in order to finish a professional practice. All of them are friends, and they decide to sing some modern songs, while the other ... See full summary »

Director: Felipe Cazals
Stars: Arturo Alegro, Julio Alejandro, Sergio Calderón
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

A road movie about teenage immigrants and their journey to the U.S.

Director: Diego Quemada-Díez
Stars: Brandon López, Rodolfo Domínguez, Karen Martínez
Herod's Law (1999)
Comedy | Crime | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

Mexico, 1949. The fable of a janitor turned Mayor on a little town lost in the Mexican desert, who gradually realizes how far his new acquainted power and corruption can get him.

Director: Luis Estrada
Stars: Damián Alcázar, Pedro Armendáriz Jr., Delia Casanova
Horror | Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

When four women move into an old house left by one woman's aunt, strange things begin to happen. Bizarre voices, visions of ghosts, and mysterious noises lead them to discover the darkest ... See full summary »

Director: Carlos Enrique Taboada
Stars: Claudia Islas, Susana Dosamantes, Helena Rojo
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

A poignant and moving urban drama, focusing on the growing problem of sexual assault in Mexico City. Director Sistach fictionalizes the true story of a friendship between two adolescent ... See full summary »

Director: Marisa Sistach
Stars: Ximena Ayala, Nancy Gutiérrez, Arcelia Ramírez
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

Family honor, greed, machismo, homophobia, and the dreams of whores collide in a Mexican town. Rich, elderly Don Alejo is poised to sell the town for a profit, needing only to buy a ... See full summary »

Director: Arturo Ripstein
Stars: Roberto Cobo, Fernando Soler, Lucha Villa
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

An organization kidnaps girls and enslaves them in a life of prostitution.

Director: David Pablos
Stars: Nancy Talamantes, Óscar Torres, Leidi Gutiérrez
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.3/10 X  

A group of juvenile delinquents live a violent and crime-filled life in the festering slums of Mexico City, and the morals of young Pedro are gradually corrupted and destroyed by the others...

Director: Luis Buñuel
Stars: Alfonso Mejía, Roberto Cobo, Estela Inda
After Lucia (2012)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Alejandra and her dad Roberto have just moved to town. She is new at school, he has a new job. Starting over is sometimes complicated when you have left so much behind.

Director: Michel Franco
Stars: Tessa Ia, Hernán Mendoza, Gonzalo Vega Jr.
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Paloma
Enrique Álvarez Félix ...
Jaime de Landa
Óscar Chávez ...
El Estilos
Ernesto Gómez Cruz ...
El Azteca
Sergio Jiménez ...
Capitán Gato
Eduardo López Rojas ...
El Mazacote
Tamara Garina ...
Old Prostitute
Martha Zabaleta ...
La Elota
Leticia Gómez Rivera ...
Lupe 'Magda'
Julián de Meriche ...
Man in Cabaret
Socorro Avelar ...
Cabaret Worker
René Barrera ...
Lottery Seller
Carlos Monsivåis ...
Ignacio Vallarta ...
Blind Man with Guitar
Evelia Cardenas ...
Cabaret Worker
Edit

Storyline

A rich aristocratic couple (Julissa, Enrique Alvarez Felix) abandon a dinner party to enjoy a night on the town with a urban gang, known as Los Caifanes. Written by Nohemy Solorzano <ns15@cornell.edu>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Comedy | Drama

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

17 August 1967 (Mexico)  »

Also Known As:

The Outsiders  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Color:

(Eastmancolor)
See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Promised Modernity
5 January 1999 | by (SoBe) – See all my reviews

Los Caifanes shows how mexican youth, from different social/economic levels, was looking for that promised modernity during the sixties... Basically, two points of view confront their wills: the medium-up class and the medium-low class... Big difference? In Mexico, yes it was, it is and maybe, it will be...


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

Message Boards

Recent Posts
I want to buy this movie soneji
''México en una laguna... cito-3
Discuss The Outsiders (1967) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?