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El Topo (El topo) (1970)

El Topo
7.6 Rating
(259 ratings)
7.5 IMDB rating

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José Legarreta

José Legarreta

Moribundo
Alfonso Arau

Alfonso Arau

Bandido 1
José Luis Fernández

José Luis Fernández

Bandido 2
Alf Junco

Alf Junco

Bandido 3
Gerardo Zepeda

Gerardo Zepeda

Bandido 4
René Barrera

René Barrera

Bandido 5


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Alejandro Jodorowsky "El Topo"

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Spaghetti head trip

7 years, 9 months ago at May 22 9:59
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I left my sofa having experienced the most surreal filmic experience of my life. I thought 'Tommy' was strange until I saw El Topo.

El Topo can be best described as a psychedelic head trip western. It's modeled on the spaghetti westerns of the late sixties, but that does not mean you should expect a Leone clone.

Four thousand buckets of fake blood were used during th... read more
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Release date: 15 April 1971
Mexico (15), Western (14), 1970 (10), 1970s (9), Surrealism (8), Cult (5), Religion (5), Massacre (4), Spanish (3), Murder (3), Rape (3), Acid Western (2), Lesbianism (2), Revenge (2), Young Boy (2), Bizarre (2), Surreal (2), 70s (2), Incest (2), Self Immolation (2)
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