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Cast overview, first billed only:
Andrés García ...
Pedro Navaja
Sasha Montenegro ...
La Tijuana
Adalberto Martínez ...
Micky Inflaus (as Adalberto Martínez 'Resortes')
Sergio Goyri ...
El Cumbias
Maribel Guardia ...
Rosa
Edgardo Gazcón ...
Memo
Ana Luisa Peluffo ...
Roja
Bruno Rey ...
Ruperto
Rubi Re ...
Mari
Milton Rodríguez ...
El Conde (as Milton Rodrigues)
Isaura Espinoza ...
Güicha
Carmelina Encinas ...
Prostituta pelirroja
Pedro Weber 'Chatanuga' ...
Chale (as Pedro Weber 'Chatanooga')
Mario Cid ...
Assistente de Ruperto
Cristina Molina ...
Prostituta rubia
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Based on the international hit song, Pedro Navaja (Peter the Knife) is the story of the coolest, street smart hustler ever to walk the streets of Mexico City. The police are after him, his rivals are after him, and all the while the most beautiful women of Mexico are in the cup of his hand. Written by Echo Bridge Home Entertainment

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31 May 1984 (Mexico)  »

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Followed by El hijo de Pedro Navaja (1986) See more »

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Pedro Navaja
By Rubén Blades
Performed by Los Joao
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Good story no matter how absurd could be



What can you expect when you have Andres García, Maribel Guardia, Sergio Goyri, Sasha Montenegro, Resortes and such a wonderful, sticky and great song??? A very interesting movie. Specially the end. This should be in your top ten mexican movies more than anything.

Should not be missed!!! More than any mexican movie around.


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