Viva Villa! (MGM, 1934)

. . A classic Villa . . Until the recent HBO film And Starring Pancho Villa as Himself, the 1930s Viva Villa! was the best movie in English about the Mexico revolutionary hero, though often hard to take by modern standards. Wallace Beery, that great overactor,  is absolutely splendid, and his larger-than-life performance suits this picture. […]