• Released
  • September 18, 2015
  • (Limited in NY 09/18 and LA10/02)
  • 1 hr 50 min
  • Drama
Olvidados Synopsis
After suffering a heart attack, retired General Mendieta is haunted by his dark past as an officer in Operation Condor, the CIA-backed campaign of political repression in Latin America that was responsible for executions, torture, and imprisonments.
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Movie Reviews

Artistic

By drameliahardwick
An amazing artistic accomplishment telling the story of the atrocities that have been orchestrated and bank rolled by the US government in South America in the 70's and 80's. A must see. The cast...

Great movie!

By Pibol
Great movie....

Olvidados should get the Oscar!

By rsuarez191
The film is amazing. Really well done, the argument, the way the stories are weaved, the times, the photography, all the acting. I'm impressed. Crude and humane. It brings out from you antagonist...

Moving and beautiful

By jkentwerner
Excellent cinematography. Brilliant acting. Carla Ortiz adds grace to this moving story of human strife and evil. The high standard of quality in this work is impressive....

Los Olvidados

By JeannetteZepeda
I loved the film. It was very nice, well done. The acting was excellent. Some parts not that clear, but overall good writing. The movie is not good for kids; I think it is only for adults. I...

Moving, a peace of the dark history of the military governments in South America

By montesn
I like the film, the story is well written and compelling. The actors, music and places took me to my young years in the 1970s and 1980s in Latin America, to the news in the few newspapers that dare...

Excellent!

By rosemarysjs
A must see for all South Americans but a great film for all....

Needs to be seen

By alanaltschuler9
The atrocities of the South American dictators of the 70s, 80s and 90s need to be seen and understood. The realities in this film are unfortunately accurate and display the horrors that were...