Life inprisonment (Cadena perpetua)

Life inprisonment (Cadena perpetua)

Life inprisonment (Cadena perpetua)

Life Inprisonment (Cadena Perpetua) Synopsis

"El Tarzan" Lira is an ex-convict who decides to give up his criminal past and reform his life. However, a corrupt policeman blackmails him leaving "El Tarzan" no other option but to continue committing robberies. Adapting the genre conventions of the film noir to the Mexican context, Ripstein's film focuses on Mexican police corruption and questions the judicial system.

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Life Inprisonment (Cadena Perpetua) Casts

Pedro Armendáriz Jr.
Pedro Armendáriz Jr.

Javier Lira "El Tarzán"

Narciso Busquets
Narciso Busquets

Comandante Prieto

Ernesto Gómez Cruz
Ernesto Gómez Cruz

Cabo Pantoja

Ana Ofelia Murguía
Ana Ofelia Murguía

Señora Romero

Roberto Cobo
Roberto Cobo

Gallito

Angélica Chain
Angélica Chain

Rosa Martínez