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Eva Mendes movie Girl in Progress poster
Exclusive Photos: Eva Mendes & Cierra Ramirez's New Movie Girl in Progress
By Latina Staff | 04/13/2012 - 17:08

We've been buzzing about Eva Mendes' new flick, Girl in Progress, for months now! The film is about a dysfunctional single mother who struggles to raise her teenage daughter, played by Cierra Ramirez. Check out these exclusive photos of Girl in Progress, which hits theaters May 11th.


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Cabin in the Woods
5 Reasons to Watch Cabin in the Woods
By Sally Mercedes | 04/13/2012 - 14:06

It's Friday the 13th and The Cabin in the Woods is out this weekend! Co-written by Drew Goddard (who also directed) and Joss Whedon (who also produced), they're taking full advantage of this freaky Friday to get people to see the horror film. The movie centers on five college students who take a trip to a cabin for the weekend and soon realize it's not going to be the fun, relaxing weekend they had in mind.


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Savages
Watch: Salma Hayek Is a True Villain in Savages
By Sally Mercedes | 04/10/2012 - 15:03

We don't know about you, but we love seeing Salma Hayek playing strong women. She often has a seductive edge and she knows how to take charge. In the new movie Savages, we get to see her play the villain -- a role we think we'll enjoy even more than usual! With pin-straight hair and severe bangs, she looks like she's begging somebody to piss her off, just so she can lash out at them.


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Musical Chairs Movie Poster
Meet The Latino Talent In Musical Chairs
By Sugey Palomares | 03/23/2012 - 17:33

Musical Chairs isn’t your typical dance flick. The new indie movie introduces you to the world of wheelchair ballroom dancing. We told you it wasn't exactly Dirty Dancing. Although the film directed by Susan Seidelman has received mix reviews, we love that the film includes a Latino lead actors. Here’s a rundown of the Latino talent in the film.


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Hunger Games star Jennifer Lawrence as Katniss Everdeen
5 Reasons You Should Actually See The Hunger Games
By Dan Koday | 03/23/2012 - 15:09

The Hunger Games comes out in theaters today, and in case you haven't heard, it's the biggest movie ever. It might not have any Latino actors in it (hence why we recasted The Hunger Games earlier this week), but that doesn't negate the fact that it's an awesome movie. We got a chance to preview the film this week…here's five reasons you need to see it!


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Edgar Ramirez in Wrath of the Titans
Wrath of The Titans Star Edgar Ramirez Talks Love And War (Exclusive Interview)
By Lee Hernandez | 03/22/2012 - 15:48

Venezuelan actor Edgar Ramirez puts on armor for a lead role as the god of war in the big-budget fantasy film Wrath of the Titans. Ramirez spoke to Latina exclusively about his new role and his relationship status. Find out all of his answers below!


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Hunger Games Movie Poster, Katniss and Peeta
10 Must-See Movies This Spring & Summer
By Sally Mercedes | 03/21/2012 - 18:01

Although the summer movie season usually starts in May, the highly-anticipated release of The Hunger Games this weekend has moved the movie calendar up a couple of months. But with so many movies coming out between now and July, it's easy to get overwhelmed. So we're doing the dirty work for you!

These are 10 must-see movies for this spring and summer and why you just can't miss them. It might not be the list the critics make, but it's proof that there's a little something for everyone year-round.


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Hunger Games
'Hunger Games': A Latino Star Recast
By Sugey Palomares | 03/16/2012 - 14:24

Hunger Games hits theaters next week, and we can't stop talking about the mystical film based on the best-selling novel by Suzanne Collins. The fantasy flick may have a lot of fans, but there's only one thing missing - Latino actors! We are recasting the Hunger Games with some of the most talented Latinos in Hollywood. Find out who made the cut and let us know if you agree!


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Casa De Mi Padre
5 Reasons 'Casa de mi Padre' Might Actually Make Us Laugh
By Sally Mercedes | 03/16/2012 - 14:05

Casa de mi Padre, the latest movie from Will Ferrell, opens this weekend. Also starring Génesis Rodriguez, Gael García Bernal, and Diego Luna, the comedy is based on a gimmicky premise: a huge Mexican hit dubbed in English for the first time. Right.


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Music Video for Casa de mi Padre
WATCH: Will Ferrell’s Hilarious Music Video for ‘Casa de mi Padre’
By Sugey Palomares | 03/12/2012 - 15:35

We warn you, this is guaranteed to make you laugh out loud in the office!

Will Ferrell is digging deep and tapping into his inner Latino for the new comedic flick, Casa de mi Padre. Funny or Die recently premiered a parody music video for the film titled “Yo No Se.” Ferrell flexes his Spanish-language skills in the hilarious corrido or Mexican folk ballad about his financial troubles as he sits by the campfire.


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