Cast and Crew: Antonio Banderas, Salma Hayek, Johnny Depp, Ruben Blades, Mickey Rourke, Eva Mendes, Danny Trejo, Enrique Inglesias, Cheech Marin, Willem Dafoe, Pedro Armendariz Jr.
What It’s About: An attempt to overthrow the Mexican government comes to a head on the Day of the Dead in this sequel to Desperado from writer/director/producer/cinematographer/composer/editor Robert Rodriguez.
Why Watch it Today?: Today is the Day of the Dead, the famous Mexican holiday with roots in Aztec culture. Once Upon a Time in Mexico is an action packed romp with a great cast of stars and cult favorites and top-notch action that recalls the Spaghetti Westerns of Sergio Corbucci.
Mo Rating for Movember: Not unlike Charles Bronson, can you imagine Danny Trejo being anywhere near as much of a bad ass without his signature Mo’? Trejo is joined by Reuben Blades, making this a double threat Movember Movie. 4 out of 5 Mos’: