Russell S Top Contributor: Support Your Local Sheriff. As a straight man, I found the over the top performance of the flamboyant brother hilarious, and his use of the whip as a weapon of choice was brilliant. There's a problem loading this menu right now. His performance as Esteban the oppressive and completely inept Alcalde sp? It definitely is a product of its decade, getting away with a bit more than would probably be allowed in today's politically correct world, but doing so in harmless good fun. Amazon Sellers and Authors create new giveaways every day to promote their products.
Funny but not stupid and actually very respectful to everyone except Latin Tyrants.
Brenda Vaccaro is also perfect as the neglected wife of Esteban. The humor is spot on, and I love it! DVD Jul 10, "Please retry". There are so many funny comic moments hidden throughout the film as Esteban constantly mutters one-liners under his breath, which are then forgotten as he shouts out orders to his troops. I suspect that the movie probably couldn't be made today, as it may be considered politically incorrect, so I guess it is lucky that there was a time when films such as this and Blazing Saddles could be produced, and the the technology to view them at home has preserved them.
Enter giveaways for a chance to win great prizes! I'm glad I found it on DVD to add to my collection! Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. Share your thoughts with other customers. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. I first saw it in theaters and then regularly thanks to my father's extensive movie collection.