One of the favorite films of the admirers of the Mexican cinema of the call Golden era is Two types of care, because it is the only one that managed to reunite Pedro Infante Y Jorge Negrete as protagonists, although to achieve it it was necessary for great characters to interfere.
Pedro Infante and Jorge Negrete are, from their encounter with fame to date, two of the most important actors and singers in Mexico, therefore, there was no lack of a film that brought them together as protagonists, becoming one of the most beloved productions and applauded of the time.
Two types of care was written by another of the icons of those years, Ismael Rodriguez, who shared directorial credits with Miguel Aleman Velasco, and was produced by the father of Charro Cantor, David negrete. However, for the film to be possible with the two great singers of the time, a strong persuasion campaign had to be carried out so that both agreed to share the limelight.
And is that both the Idol of the people Like Negrete, they were aware of the great fame they enjoyed, so, on certain occasions, it was difficult to have to share the main role with them, because true to their work, they tried as much as possible to do their performances to perfection. , gaining the attention of viewers.
When Ismael invited Infante and Negrete to participate in his project as protagonists, the artists they did not accept the proposal immediately. The decline was not due to a feud, as it is known that they were close friends, but was due to a professional reason. The explanation that the two gave was that the fact of screen sharing could lead to the public being left with the idea that one was more important than the other according to the weight of their roles in the film.
Therefore, Rodríguez worked on the details of his script for about two years to be able to make two main people who had the same importance and that it was not possible for one or the other to get more applause for their performance in the film.
At the same time he had to enter the then president of Mexico, Miguel Aleman Valdes, to intercede in the singers’ decision so that they finally agreed to be part of Two types of care.
According to the biographer and nephew of Pedro Infante, José Ernesto Infante, in his book, Alemán Valdés was very interested in the script and encouraged the director to make the film, this caused the two actors they will accept to share credits.
It is said that when they accepted, they agreed to sing the same number of songs in the film so that neither had more opportunity than the other to show off their voice, since that was the main fear that had not prompted them to work together.
As he Charro Cantor As the Guamúchil idol they feared that the other would overshadow their voiceThey were singers and actors, and they also enjoyed great fame.
Despite the fears of the artists, Ismael Rodríguez managed to make one of the most ambitious films in Mexican cinema and with a great acceptance from the public. Such was the good reception from the audience that the film lasted several weeks on the billboard and the two singers performed live to huge ticket sales success.
With their presentations they sought to promote the film, which caused both movie and theater tickets to always be sold out.