Having escaped from remand home, juvenile delinquent El Jaibo rejoins his fellow urchins in a Mexican skid row. El Jaibo attempts to rob the blind Don Carmelo along with another member of the gang, Pedro, the same boy whom, days later, witnesses El Jaibo killing the boy who was supposedly responsible for his having been sent to a remand home, tragically interlinking the two boys' destinies in the doing.
Luis Buñuel, Luis Alcoriza
Carlos Savage, (Luis Buñuel)
Stella Inda, Miguel Inclán, Alfonso Mejía, Roberto Cobo