Robinson Crusoe (1954)

Director
Luis Buñuel

Main cast
Dan O'Herlihy; Jaime Fernández; Felipe de Alba; Chel López; José Chávez

Genres
Action, Adventure, Drama, Foreign

Description
Luis Buñuel made this adaptation of one of the world’s most famous shipwreck novels, Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe, during his Mexican period. Despite the fact that the film veers from Buñuel’s “usual” style, for most it is considered the best film version of Defoe’s book, since the director left his personal touch on the story, and when that director is Buñuel, there’s little room for mediocrity..


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