In San Luis de la Paz, a small and and very poor town in northern Mexico, the priest Father Victorio manages an orphanage with nearly 50 children. He does wrestling, disguised with a golden... See full summary »

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Credited cast:
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Father Victorio Gaetano
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María
Marc Duret ...
Pedro
Luis de Icaza ...
Angel Chavez
Pedro Altamirano ...
Augustin Chavez
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Rodney Anoai ...
L'Hawaïen
Jose Roberto Becernil ...
Le Reporter
Quintín Bulnes ...
Don Corrado (as Quintin Bulnes)
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Manager
Álvaro Carcaño ...
Fredito
Yvette Fauvet Moreno ...
L'Employée
Patrick Fontana ...
Tonio
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TV Announcer
Eduardo López Rojas ...
Le Prêtre
Jorge Arvea Maldonado ...
Arbitre Rapace
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In San Luis de la Paz, a small and and very poor town in northern Mexico, the priest Father Victorio manages an orphanage with nearly 50 children. He does wrestling, disguised with a golden mask, to get some money for the children. His dream of reconstruct the town begins to see a light when he is invited to become a professional wrestler Written by Michel Rudoy <mdrc@hp9000a1.uam.mx>

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2 January 1991 (France)  »

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The film was partly inspired by Fray Tormenta ("Friar Storm"), aka Rev. Sergio Gutiérrez Benítez - a Mexican priest who became a wrestler to raise money for his parish. See more »

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Remade as Nacho Libre (2006) See more »

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