Bless Me, Ultima

Opening Date:

February 22, 2013


Luke Ganalon, Miriam Colon, Benito Martinez, Dolores Heredia, Castulo Guerra, JoaquĆ­n Cosio, Manuel Garcia-Rulfo, Reko Moreno, Luis Bordonada, Joseph A. Garcia


Carl Franklin


Drama, War

Run Time:

1 hr. 46 min.

MPAA Rating:

PG13 for some violence and sexual references


During World War II, a mysterious medicine woman, Ultima, moves in with young Antonio Marez' family. As she teaches Antonio about the spiritual world, Antonio begins to question the strict Catholic doctrine he has learned from his parents. A series of mysterious events forces Antonio to face difficult questions about good and evil, destiny and how to reconcile Ultima's abilities with the Catholic church's teachings.