Distinto Amanecer (1943) AKA Another Dawn


The disaffected wife of a failed civil servant, is thrilled to re-encounter Octavio, a former lover who is now a union activist on the run from a corrupt politician. Hoping to help him, she descends into the Mexican underworld, where she finds a purpose-and a thrill-missing from her married life.

Director: Julio Bracho.
Stars: Andrea Palma, Pedro Armendáriz, Alberto Galán, Narciso Busquets, Beatriz Ramos, Paco Fuentes, Octavio Martínez, Felipe Montoya, Enrique Uthoff, Maruja Grifell, Manuel Arvide, Lucila Bowling, Manuel Dondé.


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  1. Lemmy
    January 13, 2020

    Looking forward to this. Thanks for these gifts, Jon!

  2. Eric Wall
    July 29, 2023

    Classic film noir with unusual political undertow.

  3. T. Oeht
    January 28, 2024

    Dear Jon,
    is there a chance for new Links to that movie?
    Thanks in advance. T

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