Under the Volcano

John Huston’s bleak, hallucinatory adaptation of Malcolm Lowry’s novel is set during the Mexican Day of the Dead in 1939. Albert Finney stars as the alcoholic former British consul to Cuernevarca, whose self-destructive behaviour is a source of perplexity and sadness to his idealistic half-brother and his ex-wife.

Directed by: John Huston

Starring: Albert Finney, Jacqueline Bisset

  • Rating: 7.1/10
  • Genre: Drama
  • Production Year: 1984
  • Studio: Hollywood Classics
  • Country: UK
  • Format: Colour, HD
  • Duration: 107 Min
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