By Damarys Ocaña Perez | 03/18/2010 - 13:15 | 21 Comments
The Bounty Hunter stars Jennifer Aniston’s hair and body, and they are equally awesome. Her famous beach-blond locks swirl and swing sexily, her uber-toned body announces, “Hey, don’t I look amazing for 40?” in every single shot. And boy, do her hair and body make a great couple! They have way more chemistry than Aniston and...
By Mariela Rosario | 03/17/2010 - 17:00 | 1 Comment
We caught up with Andy Garcia and his stunning daughter Dominik Garcia-Lorido in Florida while in town for the premiere of their movie, City Island, during the Miami International Film Festival. The film, a comedy about a dysfunctional...
By Damarys Ocaña Perez | 03/16/2010 - 11:57 | 2 Comments
If there was anyone left unconvinced after Avatar’s dominance, this weekend proved that 3-D is here to stay: Alice in Wonderland owned the box office for a second week in a row, earning a huge $62 million, for a total of $209 million. Matt Damon’s action war pic Green Zone managed to come in at #2 despite so-so reviews, but earned just $...
By Damarys Ocaña Perez | 03/12/2010 - 12:00 | 16 Comments
For a lot of Latinas who live constantly straddling two cultures, watching America Ferrera in Our Family Wedding, opening in theaters today, March 12, will be kind of like looking in a mirror. She plays Lucia, a modern, independent, ambitious girl—who turns into a wuss when she’s with her traditional Latin family: They don’t know she’s dropping out...
By Gerri Miller | 03/11/2010 - 11:42 | 1 Comment
Her four-season run as Ugly Betty is winding down, but América Ferrera's film career is heating up. Fresh off Sundance Film Festival accolades for The Dry Land, a drama she produced and appears in as the wife of a war-scarred veteran, Ferrera, 25, has two movies opening this month, the romantic comedy Our Family Wedding on March...
By Damarys Ocaña Perez | 03/09/2010 - 13:00 | 6 Comments
Alice in Wonderland is an eye-popping, trippy ride, but looking over the cast makes you wonder: Why is every single last person white? For that matter, why is nearly everyone in Tim Burton’s 14 feature films white? For a guy who makes heroes out of the marginalized and overlooked, we would think he'd take diversity into...
By Mariela Rosario | 03/09/2010 - 08:00 | 0 Comments
Argentina was victorious at the Oscars as Juan Jose Campanella took home the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language film for his crime thriller El Secreto de Sus Ojos (The Secret of Their Eyes). The film starred one of the country's most illustrious stars, Ricardo Darín, as a federal police agent obsessed...
By Angie Romero | 03/05/2010 - 16:00 | 0 Comments
One of the standout Latin American films screened during this year’s Berlinale was Colombia’s El Vuelco del Cangrejo (Crab Trap), which had its world premiere at the Toronto Film Festival in September 2009. I was particularly interested in this one, since it’s one of the newest productions that speak to Colombia’s...
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