Desperate for the illness of his son, the farmer steals a pearl Eufemio image of St. Lucia in the village church. Some tourists photographed the theft, and Euphemius is about to be lynched by their neighbors. Pearl disappeared swallowed by one of Chavela breeding pigs, the wife of Eufemio. Tomas's intervention saves Euphemius, but Pearl does not appear.

  1. Luis Alcoriza

    Director, Writer

  2. Jesús "Murciélago" Velázquez


Top Billed Cast

  1. Julio Aldama

    Julio Aldama

    Eufemio Zárate

  2. Norma Angélica


  3. Andrés Soler

    Andrés Soler

    Don Tomás Cruz

  4. Anita Blanch

    Anita Blanch

    Señorita Prisca

  5. Noé Murayama

    Noé Murayama


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Status Released

Release Information

  • December 27, 1962


Original Language Spanish; Castilian

Runtime 1h 45m

Budget -

Revenue -



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