By Jill Pankow | 01/25/2013 - 14:00
A new year means new movies and the start of new Oscar buzz! Whether moviegoers are looking for a laugh-out-loud comedy, a serious crime drama, an animated film for the whole family or something in between, Latino actors and directors have audiences covered.
We know which movies starring or directed by Latinos we’re looking forward to seeing this year. Flip through our 2013 movie bucket list to make a list of your own and, just for fun, see if you can spot potential Oscar contenders before they even hit theaters!
By Sugey Palomares | 01/23/2013 - 16:45
Jennifer Lopez isn’t called the queen of multi-tasking for nothing. The Boricua mogul made her mark on American Idol, hit the road for her first-ever worldwide tour, and now she’s back for her post-Idol movie debut in the upcoming thriller, Parker.
By Fox News Latino | 01/23/2013 - 15:22
The girl is on fire. The Chilean film, Young and Wild, has exploded across the independent film world and thrust the young female director, Marialy Rivas, to the national limelight.
The controversial movie details the life of Chilean teen Daniela, played by Alicia Luz Rodríguez, who is raised by a strict Evangelical family, yet finds meaning in her life through her bisexual adventures in Chile, once considered home to one of the most conservative cultures in Latin America.
By Kamren Curiel | 01/22/2013 - 11:05
Selena Gomez, who rose to fame playing Alex Russo on the Emmy Award-winning Disney television series Wizards of Waverly Place, is shedding her squeaky clean image for her edgy new film Spring Breakers.
By Rosy Cordero | 01/18/2013 - 16:28
As the son of a military officer, it seems as if Edgar Ramirez was destined for his latest role in Zero Dark Thirty. In this controversial follow-up film from the Oscar-winning duo behind The Hurt Locker, Kathryn Bigelow and Mark Boal chronicle the grueling, decade-long hunt for terrorist Osama bin Laden after the September 11th attacks.
By Tom Castaneda | 01/18/2013 - 16:27
In his nearly 30-year career, Guillermo del Toro has become one of the masters of dark fantasy in Hollywood. The Mexican filmmaker, who was influenced by Alfred Hitchcock, has directed and/or produced some of the most memorable sci-fi horror films and ghost stories ever made, including Mimic, The Orphanage and Don't Be Afraid of the Dark. And, he’s back as the executive producer of the scarefest Mama.
By Sugey Palomares | 01/18/2013 - 14:47
Be prepared to be scared out of your seat by the master of horror Guillermo del Toro in the new supernatural horror movie he executive produced titled, Mama. The movie directed by Andrés Muschietti, inspired by his short film, depicts the chilling story of two little sisters, Victoria and Lilly, who are abandoned in the woods after their parents are killed.
By Rosy Cordero | 01/17/2013 - 14:33
It’s 1948 and the streets of Los Angeles are overrun with criminal activity thanks to gangster Mickey Cohen (Sean Penn) and his multitude of dangerous cohorts. It’s up to one man, Sgt. John O’Mara (Josh Brolin), to assemble a team brave enough to take on the evildoers and reclaim their city in, Gangster Squad.
By Lee Hernandez | 01/10/2013 - 09:04
Snubbed. So snubbed...
Nominations for the 85th Annual Academy Awards were announced this morning and there was a major snub among this year's group of talented nominees: Spanish actor Javier Bardem was snubbed in the Best Supporting Actor category for his scene-stealing work in the latest Bond film, Skyfall.
By Kamren Curiel | 01/09/2013 - 13:00
Jennifer Lopez is up for Worst Supporting Actress in What to Expect When You’re Expecting at the Golden Raspberry Awards aka Razzies. As you may or may not know, the Razzies is film publicist John J.B. Wilson’s, um, "fun" way of calling out the worst in film, a tradition he started 33 years ago.
Story goes, Wilson had friends over his house every year for an Academy Award potluck, and one time they decided to give out their worst award presentations. The rest is history.