The Guerrillas


In 1808 during the war of independence, after sacking the city of Cordoba, an Army detachment commanded by Colonel Napoleon Tenardier, is headed towards the town of Andújar to join General Dupont there in order to defeat the troops of General Brown.  They will go through the small town of Montoro. However, the guerrillas who had been harassing the French since the start of the war, will not make it easy. The whole town of Montoro, with Jose Manuel at the head, organize a trap for the French, feigning great hospitality, and organizing in his honor a bullfight.


Year:  1963

Genre:  Drama, Spanish

Director:  Pedro Ramirez

Actors:  Manolo Escobar, Rocio Jurado