In Mexican Revolution times, a guerrilla general (Armendáriz) and his troops take the conservative town of Cholula, near by Mexico City. As the revolutionaries mistreat the town’s riches, Armendáriz falls for beautiful and wild Beatriz Peñafiel.
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“I fight for our world, this world of flesh and earth, to be a place where men can live better. For the man who lives well is usually a good man.” – Composed by iconic images, and framed by the moral struggle through which both religion and revolution seek utopia. It's ultimately a romantic comedy where the idea “all is fair in love and war” is expressed literally to bring together two people from different classes.