Emilio Gomez Muriel WriterLuis Spota, Julio Alejandro Release date5 May 1960 DirectorsEmilio Gomez Muriel, Tito Davison ScreenplayEmilio Gomez Muriel, Julio Alejandro, Luis G. Basurto CastMaría Félix, Carlos López Moctezuma, Enrique Rambal, Ignacio López Tarso, Ramón Gay, Carlos Navarro Similar moviesMaria Felix movies, Movies about Mexico, Dramas
The Empty Star (Spanish: La Estrella Vacía) is a 1958 Mexican drama film directed by Emilio Gómez Muriel starring María Félix and inspired by the novel of the same name by Luis Spota.
Olga Lang (María Félix) is a young girl who dreams of stardom. Olga sacrifices everything for her career, even ending an inconvenient pregnancy after a love affair. When she is a massive star she realizes her life is unhappy and emotionally empty.