Miss Bala



The story of a young woman clinging on to her dream to become a beauty contest queen in a Mexico dominated by organized crime.

  1. Gerardo Naranjo

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Mauricio Katz


Top Billed Cast

  1. Stephanie Sigman

    Stephanie Sigman

    Laura Guerrero

  2. Noé Hernández

    Noé Hernández

    Lino Valdez

  3. Irene Azuela

    Irene Azuela

    Jessica Berlanga

  4. Jose Yenque

    Jose Yenque

    Kike Camara

  5. James Russo

    James Russo


Full Cast & Crew

Miss Bala
Miss Bala


Status Released

Release Information

  • October 1, 2011


  • January 20, 2012
    Theatrical (limited)


    Under 17 requires accompanying parent or adult guardian 21 or older. The parent/guardian is required to stay with the child under 17 through the entire movie, even if the parent gives the child/teenager permission to see the film alone. These films may contain strong profanity, graphic sexuality, nudity, strong violence, horror, gore, and strong drug use. A movie rated R for profanity often has more severe or frequent language than the PG-13 rating would permit. An R-rated movie may have more blood, gore, drug use, nudity, or graphic sexuality than a PG-13 movie would admit.

Original Language Spanish; Castilian

Runtime 1h 53m

Budget -

Revenue -



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