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The Ballad of Gregorio Cortez

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Running Time: 105 mins.(MFB)
Genre: Historical, Western


Edward James Olmos

James Gammon

Tom Bower

Bruce McGill

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Based on a popular "corrido" depicting the actual events of June 1901. Cortez, a Mexican cowhand working the ranges around San Antonio, kills a sheriff in self defense as he's about to be arrested in a case of mistaken identity. Thus begins an 11-day manhunt as Cortez flees on horseback from Gonzales to the Mexcian border.