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Director: Robert Rodriguez Run Time: 104 min. Format: Digital Rating: R Release Year: 1995

Starring: Antonio Banderas, Salma Hayek, Joaquim de Almeida, Cheech Marin, Steve Buscemi

The second in Robert Rodriguez’s Mexico Trilogy, DESPERADO follows the wandering gunslinger/heart-stealer El Mariachi as he travels from one dusty town to the next carrying his signature guitar case loaded down with weaponry. After being wounded in a bloody bar gunfight, El Mariachi teams up with a local woman to┬áhunt down the drug lord who killed his lover and to snuff out the cartel that’s terrorizing her town.