The Saint Who Forged a Country

The Saint Who Forged a Country (Spanish: La virgen que forjó una patria) is a 1942 Mexican film directed by Julio Bracho and starring Ramon Novarro, Domingo Soler, and Gloria Marín. It was released under the English title in English in 1944.[1] The title refers to the appearances of the Virgin Mary in colonial Mexico as Our Lady of Guadalupe.[2]


  1. ^ Rodriguez, Clara E. (2004). Heroes, Lovers, and Others: The Story of Latinos in Hollywood. Oxford University Press. p. 52. ISBN 978-0-19-533513-2.
  2. ^ "The Saint That Forged a Country". Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive. Retrieved July 31, 2019. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)

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