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29 Ratings

The Other One

La Otra

Directed by Roberto Gavaldón
Mexico, 1946


This twisted film noir stars Dolores del Río in a dual role as rival twins. Maria is a poor manicurist while Magdalena is the recently widowed wife of a millionaire. Always the “bad girl,” Maria hatches a murderous plan to take her sister’s place.

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The Other One Directed by Roberto Gavaldón

Awards & Festivals

Ariel Awards (Mexico)

1947 | Winner: Best Screenplay

1947 | 6 nominations including: Golden Ariel

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