Date of Birth:
11 January 1932
Alfonso Arau played in 4 and created 2 movies in the Adventure, Fantasy, Western, Action, Comedy, Romance, Music, Drama, Horror, Thriller genres.
Alfonso Arau got succeed with average imdb rating 9.7.
Mexican actor and director Alfonso Arau's first American film role was as bloodthirsty bandit Herrera in Sam Peckinpah's The Wild Bunch (1969), a role he would later parody (albeit with a straight face) in the 1986 comedy Three Amigos! U.S. filmgoers were by and large unaware that Arau had long been a popular vaudeville, theater, and TV performer, and had built his Mexican film reputation as an independent producer/director, beginning with 1969's The Barefoot Eagle.
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