By Amaris Castillo | 07/29/2011 - 16:00
Every summer, we at Latina hear about so many great indie film festivals and the amazing Latino-made films featured, so we decided to create a list to share so that you can get the inside track. The Los Angeles Latino Film Festival just wrapped with the premiere of Cowboys vs. Aliens (starring one of our fave actresses, Ana de la Reguera) which opens nationwide today, but a ton of festivals featuring Latino films and Latino actors will be popping up all around the country from now until Fall.
By Mariela Rosario | 07/29/2011 - 16:00
If ever there was a film that every person in America should see, it is this one. The Harvest/La Cosecha follows three young migrant farm workers as they give up their childhoods to work 12-14 hour days picking the food that winds up on our tables for dinner every night.
By Amaris Castillo | 07/29/2011 - 11:30
Before Selena Gomez soared to stardom with her role in Disney’s Wizards of Waverly Place, she was just a local Texas girl who Robert Rodriguez decided to cast in his first Spy Kids film.
By Mariela Rosario | 07/28/2011 - 16:24
We caught up with one of favorite actresses, Ana de la Reguera, to chat about her role in the upcoming summer blockbuster Cowboys & Aliens and found out all about her why she loves hanging with the boys and how it was working with Daniel Craig (hint, Ana enjoyed herself very, very much). Here's what she had to say:
Tell us about Cowboys Vs. Aliens!
By Amaris Castillo | 07/27/2011 - 12:30
The trailer for Pedro Almodóvar’s highly anticipated new film, La Piel Que Habito (or The Skin That I Inhabit), is out! The horror film stars Antonio Banderas as a plastic surgeon who is searching for the man who raped his daughter. The film is loosely based on Thierry Jonquet’s 1995 novel, “Mygale.”
By Celestrellas | 07/26/2011 - 13:30
Eva Longoria and Kate del Castillo's new movie Without Men just premiered at the Los Angeles International Latino Film Festival and of course, all reporters wanted to know was what they thought about their now infamous love scenes.
By Lee Hernandez | 07/25/2011 - 10:37
For months we've been hearing that the riveting true story of the Chilean miners, who were trapped underground for 69 days would be turned into a movie, and now TVGuide.com is reporting that Mike Medavoy (the producer of the Oscar-nominated film, Black Swan) has acquired the rights to the story and he's tapped Jose Rivera—the scribe who wrote the Che Guevara biopic, The Motorcycle Diaries—to adapt the fil
By Angie Romero | 07/22/2011 - 16:00
There is no way around it. Someone you know is going to watch Friends With Benefits, which opens today—and you should join them, if only to stay cool in these record-hot temperatures! True, there are no leading Latinos in it—though there are some Latino dancing extras throughout, if you can spot them—but the old storyline of two people who start off as ‘just friends’ and end up happily ever after (in this case, it’s Justin Timberlake and Mila Kunis, whom we wish was Latina) never gets old.
By Amaris Castillo | 07/21/2011 - 15:00
For his next role, Tyler Posey won’t have to sport long nails or uncomfortable contacts – because he will play a normal teenager. According to Variety, the star of MTV’s Teen Wolf is set to appear in White Frog, a drama about a high school freshman with mild Asperger’s Sundrome. Posey’s character befriends the main character. The film is being directed by Fabienne Wen and
By Amaris Castillo | 07/20/2011 - 10:30
The Dark Tower, a three-part movie franchise and TV series that was supposed to star Javier Bardem, has been canceled, reports the Hollywood Reporter. Universal Pictures backed out of the huge project, which was going to be an adaptation of famous author Stephen King’s seven-part fantasy Western series. The project encountered a series of problems including budgetary issues and the fall start date being pushed.