The Heist

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In Mexico City's infamous Lecumberri prison, three drug-addicted convicts celebrate getting drugs from one of their the mothers. They are found out and locked up in the "apando," the dreaded punishment cell. Protests over the treatment of those held in the cell lead to a bloody confrontation.

  1. José Revueltas

    Screenplay, Writer

  2. Felipe Cazals


  3. José Agustín


Top Billed Cast

  1. José Carlos Ruiz

    José Carlos Ruiz

    El Carajo

  2. Manuel Ojeda

    Manuel Ojeda


  3. Delia Casanova

    Delia Casanova

    La Chata

  4. María Rojo

    María Rojo


  5. Álvaro Carcaño


Full Cast & Crew

The Heist


Original Title El Apando

Status Released

Release Information

  • August 5, 1976


Original Language Spanish; Castilian

Runtime 1h 23m

Budget -

Revenue -



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