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El Topo (1970)

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Brontis Jodorowsky Brontis Jodorowsky
Hijo / Topo's son
Alfonso Arau Alfonso Arau
Bandido 1
Gerardo Zepeda Gerardo Zepeda
Bandido 4
Vicente Lara Vicente Lara
Bandido 8
Mara Lorenzio Mara Lorenzio
Marah / La mujer - The Woman
David Silva David Silva
Coronel
Agustín Isunza Agustín Isunza
Maestro 4


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Spaghetti head trip

17 years ago at May 22 9:59
4 votes
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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6 years, 5 months ago at Dec 7 18:55
3 votes
cruda y profunda. violenta pero poetica.asi puedo describir esta maravillosa pelicula.
fotografia y direccion esotericas, actuaciones muy bien logradas y un soundtrack turbio.

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5 years, 11 months ago at Jul 1 18:01
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Wow, vaya viaje es esta película, fácilmente una de las más raras y extremas que haya visto, es bastante extraña la forma en como combina múltiples elementos e ideas, como alegorías religiosas y criticas sociales que lo vuelven un spaghetti western muy atípico. Esto es algo que le parecerá molesto a algunos con su contenido tan brutal, así como el alto nivel de contenido explicito exagera... read more
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A mysterious black-clad gunfighter wanders a mystical Western landscape encountering multiple bizarre characters.
Release date: 15 April 1971
Tags: Western (16), Mexico (16), 1970 (11), 1970s (10), Surrealism (9), Religion (7), Cult (6), Murder (4), Rape (4), Acid Western (4), Revenge (3), Suicide (3), Spanish (3), Lesbian (3), Bandit (3), Desert (3), Mysticism (3), Lesbianism (3), Incest (3)
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