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Nacho Libre

Nacho Libre

Year
Genre
Personal Score
Public Score
   5.6 / 10 (537 votes)
MPAA Rating
Running Time
92 mins
Media Type
Animated?
No
Country
Production Companies
Paramount,
Nickelodeon Movies,
Black & White Productions
Budget
$32,000,000
Revenue
$80,197,993
Release Date
June 16, 2006
Director
Jared Hess
Producers
Steve Nicolaides (executive),
Mike White,
Jack Black
Writers
Jared Hess,
Jerusha Hess

Summary

Nacho Libre is loosely based on the story of Fray Tormenta ("Friar Storm"), aka Rev. Sergio Gutierrez Benitez, a real-life Mexican Catholic priest who had a 23-year career as a masked luchador. He competed in order to support the orphanage he directed. The producers are Jack Black, David Klawans, Julia Pistor, and Mike White.
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