Genio Y Figura (1953)

Genres - Comedy  |   Sub-Genres - Farce  |   Run Time - 80 min.  |   Countries - Mexico  |  
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A trio of rural Mexicans make their way to the big city, only to discover just how wild the nightlife can truly get in this classic comedy starring Luis Aguilar and Antonio Badu. Ester is pregnant. After discovering a potential complication, Ester's doctor has advised her to visit a doctor in Mexico City. Her husband Antonio has agreed to drive Ester to the capitol, and her brother Luis has also agreed to join the pair on their journey as well. After dropping Ester off at the hospital, Antonio and Luis head for a local nightclub to truly experience the thrill of the big city. Upon leaving the nightclub in the company of a beautiful dancer, the group is robbed by a gang of thieves who steal everything - including their clothes! Subsequently process by the local police, the embarrassed victims soon find their troubles compounded when Ester is released from the hospital the following day and sees their photograph in the local newspaper.

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big-city, nightclub, nightlife, pregnancy