Entering the Mexican film industry in the 1930s, it didn't take Arturo de Córdova long to become a major star, specializing in action and adventure films. At the height of his popularity he was beckoned to Hollywood in an attempt to make him a "Latin lover" type in the mold of Ricardo Montalban, Fernando Lamas and Gilbert Roland. El Dia de las Madres y Otros Relatos.
Carlos Fuentes. Alfaguara, Ediciones, S.A.- Grupo Santillana, 1998 - 80 pages.