Aventurera

Overview

From Mexican director Alberto Gout comes this classic 1949 cabaretera, a style of film native to Latin American that mixes elements of many genres. The picture stars Ninon Sevilla as a beautiful young woman who unwittingly falls into a lurid life of prostitution and nightclub dancing. Before long though, she decides enough is enough and attempts to claw her way out of the seedy underbelly.Aventurera was released in the United States as The Adventuress.
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Overview

From Mexican director Alberto Gout comes this classic 1949 cabaretera, a style of film native to Latin American that mixes elements of many genres. The picture stars Ninon Sevilla as a beautiful young woman who unwittingly falls into a lurid life of prostitution and nightclub dancing. Before long though, she decides enough is enough and attempts to claw her way out of the seedy underbelly.Aventurera was released in the United States as The Adventuress.
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Special Features

Video introduction by Michael Donnelly; Chapter selection; Full screen 4:3 (original ratio)
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 7/13/2004
  • UPC: 736899042721
  • Original Release: 1949
  • Rating:

  • Source: Cinemateca
  • Region Code: 1
  • Presentation: Subtitled / B&W / Pan & Scan / en español
  • Language: Spanish
  • Time: 1:41:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 70,583

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Ninon Sevilla Elena
Tito Junco Sr. "Pretty Boy" Lucio
Andrea Palma Rosaura
Ruben Rojo Mario
Miguel Inclan
Jorge Mondragon
Ana Maria Gonzalez
Pedro Vargas
Technical Credits
Alberto Gout Director
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Scene Index

Side #1 --
1. The Family [1:50]
2. Starting Over in Ciudad Juarez [7:59]
3. New Opportunities [7:51]
4. The New Elena [6:26]
5. Aventurera [9:09]
6. The Proposal [10:13]
7. The In Laws [9:32]
8. Behavior in Society [6:51]
9. Married Life [10:26]
10. Unfinished Business [6:36]
11. Learning the Truth [7:26]
12. Making Decisions [10:07]
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Menu

Side #1 --
   Play the Movie
   Chapter Selection
   Video Introduction by Michael Donnelly
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