Bandidas (2006)

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Comedy Western set in Mexico in the 1880s. Two women, one (Sara) from a well-off background and educated in Europe, the other (María) a local peasant, team up to defend their community from the rapacious American banks which are using illegal methods to buy up farmland so they can run a railway through it. In the process they become bank robbers. A detective sent to track them down becomes involved in their plans when he realises that the bankers are using a killer to grab the land from its rightful owners.

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