For Greater Glory - The True Story of Cristiada DVDWatch Trailer
- Cast: Andy Garcia, Oscar Isaac, Catalina Sandino Moreno, Santiago Cabera, Eva Longoria, Peter O'Toole
- Languages: English, Spanish
- Release Date: 9/10/08
- Run Time: 150 minutes
- Screen Format: WS
- Subtitles: Spanish
- Closed Captioning: Yes
- Region Code: 1 See More
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For Greater Glory - The True Story of Cristiada DVD
What price should one pay for freedom? In the exhilarating action epic film For Greater Glory an impassioned group of men and women make the decision to risk it all for family, faith and the future of their country, as the film's adventure unfolds against the long-hidden, true story of the 1920s Cristero War the daring people's revolt that rocked 20th Century North America.
Academy Award nominee Andy Garcia leads this acclaimed cast as General Gorostieta, the retired military man who at first thinks he has nothing personal at stake as he and his wife (Golden Globe winner Eva Longoria) watch Mexico fall into a violent civil war. Yet the man who hesitates in joining the cause will soon become the resistance's most inspiring and self-sacrificing leader, as he begins to see the cost of religious persecution on his countrymen in̴Ì_For Greater Glory . . . and transforms a rag-tag band of rebels into a heroic force to be reckoned with. The General faces impossible odds against a powerful and ruthless government. Yet it is those he meets on the journey; youthful idealists, feisty renegades and, most of all, one remarkable teenager named Jose who reveal to him how courage and belief are forged even when justice seems lost. Also starring Peter O'Toole, Eduardo Verastegui, Oscar Isaac and Santiago Cabrera in an all-star cast.