La Malquerida


Emilio Fernandez directs Dolores Del Rio and Pedro Armendariz in a classic tale of family and obsession. Raimunda's daughter Acacia hates her stepfather Esteban, and in order to escape her suffocating home life she's accepted a marriage proposal from a man she doesn't even love. But Esteban has become obsessed with Acacia, and in order to ensure that she doesn't leave he's plotting to murder the girl's unsuspecting fiancée. As Esteban's true nature emerges, mother and daughter must band together to support one another and make sure that their family bond remains strong even in the darkest of times.

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  1. Emilio Fernández

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Mauricio Magdaleno


  3. Jacinto Benavente


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  1. Dolores del Río

    Dolores del Río


  2. Pedro Armendáriz

    Pedro Armendáriz

  3. Columba Domínguez

    Columba Domínguez


  4. Roberto Cañedo

    Roberto Cañedo


  5. Julio Villarreal

    Julio Villarreal

    Don Eusebio

  6. Gilberto González

    Gilberto González

    El Rubio

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Status Released

Original Language Spanish

Runtime 1h 26m

Budget -

Revenue -

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Release Information

  • September 16, 1949



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