CANELA.TV WILL FEATURE SOME OF PEDRO INFANTE’s BEST MOVIES TO CELEBRATE HIS LIFE IN NOVEMBER
This month of November celebrates Mexico’s biggest idol, Pedro Infante. An actor and recording artist whose fame and the love from his public has not been matched by any other Mexican artist until this day.
Infante was idolized by his fans, he was the good friend, the good son, the hopeless romantic, the loving father, the hot singer, the “macho” with a heart of gold. His natural born talents gave him international award-winning performances, a gorgeous voice, and a charm that cannot be matched. Infante appealed to both men and women’s emotions because they identified themselves with him or connected something from their everyday lives. His popularity increased even more after his death, reaching a new generation of fans.
“I’m a Mexican by conviction because I love who we are. I like the costumes, the folklore, our landscapes, our traditions, and Mexico’s sky. To me, there is no other country more beautiful than mine” – Pedro Infante
Starring: Pedro Infante, Sarita Montiel and Armando Silvestre
Synopsis: Martin Corona finds love and promises his wife he will not use guns anymore, until his enemies drag him back to the fight.
AHI VIENE MARTIN CORONA
Starring: Pedro Infante, Sarita Montiel and Armando Silvestre.
Synopsis: A vigilante hero from northern Mexico solves the problems of the oppressed.
LA VIDA DE PEDRO INFANTE
Starring: Pedro Infante, Maricruz Olivier, and Begoña Palacios.
Synopsis: Based on Pedro Infante’s life. His beginnings, successes, his love for aircrafts, his love life, and tragic death.
ESCUELA DE RATEROS
Starring: Pedro Infante and Yolanda Varela.
Synopsis: Infante plays a double role as Victor Valdez, a clumsy movie star, and Raul Hernandez, a poor but charismatic baker who has fallen in disgrace after his bread basket was thrown to the curve by pranksters. Victor gets shot and the police, in order to catch his killer who is suspected to be a jewel thief, get Raul, who is almost identical to Victor, to impersonate the dead actor and tell the press Victor survived the attack, when the bullet just grazed his arm.
CUIDADO CON EL AMOR
Starring: Pedro Infante, Elsa Aguirre, and Oscar Pulido.
Synopsis: Pedro, with the help of his father’s two best friends, looks for a buried treasure in a colonial hacienda.
2 TIPOS DE CUIDADO
Starring: Pedro Infante and Jorge Negrete
Synopsis: In a little town located in a rural zone in Mexico during the 50’s, Jorge Bueno (Jorge Negrete) and Pedro Malo (Pedro Infante) are best friends. Pedro is in love with Maria, Jorge’s sister and Jorge is dating Rosario who is Pedro´s cousin. Jorge leaves town and returns after one year to find out his best friend married his girlfriend. This turns Jorge into a bitter person and his friendship with Pedro ends.
Starring: Pedro Infante, Carmen Sevilla, Tin Tan, Libertad Lamarque, Lola Flores, Pedro Vargas, Maria Felix, and Jorge Negrete.
Synopsis: Ridiculous and extravagant adventures happen when a man offers a big reward to the journalist that can find the best news.
GITANA TENÍAS QUE SER
Starring: Pedro Infante, and Carmen Sevilla.
Synopsis: A production company hires a Spanish movie star to film a movie in Mexico, and as the “love interest” they hire an unknown charro singer who is performing at the “Aqui es Jalisco” Bar. Their first meeting turns out to be a disaster and gets even worse, since their pride and fears make them deny the love they feel for each other.