Halloween Costumes
The 12 Best Latino Halloween Costumes!
By Latina Staff | 10/11/2011 - 17:03

Every Halloween is a new chance for those who like to don costumes to experiment. Here at Latina, we began brainstorming possible costumes for this year’s consideration – with a Latino twist of course! 

For those who haven't any idea who to emulate this year, we jotted down some people to consider. Check out the 12 best Latino costumes that we're recommending this fall!


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Cantinflas
Iconic Comedian Cantinflas To Be Honored in Mexico City
By Adriana Rivera | 07/29/2011 - 13:00

Mexican film icon Cantinflas will be honored and remembered by his country and millions of fans for his upcoming 100th birthday.

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Mexico City has already begun the celebration by installing over 125 of the famed comedian's paintings and photographs around the city. There will also be commemorative stamps, film screenings, and a new pictorial book with personal anecdotes to honor the actor.


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My Life in Pictures: Which Latino Stars Deserve Biopics?
By Damarys Ocaña Perez | 08/05/2010 - 09:00

A great new documentary about Puerto Rican-Haitian artist Jean-Michel Basquiat, entitled Jean-Michel Basquiat: The Radiant Child) is in theaters now. The famed painter has also been the subject of a movie (Basquiat) and another doc (Samo: The Art and Influence of Jean-Michel Basquiat)—making the painter the most loved Latino in Hollywood.


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Latin Hollywood Report: America & Zoe Rule the Box Office, Cantinflas Biopic Sparking Scandal
By Damarys Ocaña Perez | 04/27/2010 - 16:00

After a great start on Friday, a night it won, Jennifer Lopez’s return to big-screen comedy, The Back-Up Plan, couldn’t hold on through the weekend to top the box office. The film made $12.2 million, but was singed by America Ferrera’s How to Train your Dragon, which made $15 million in its fifth weekend, for a total of $178 million.


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Latin Hollywood Report: Cameron Diaz is a 'Bad Teacher' and Sofia Vergara Has 'Happy Feet'
By Damarys Ocaña Perez | 03/16/2010 - 12:57

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 $14 million—basically a bomb for the star and his Bourne director, Paul Greengrass.


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POLL: Who Should Play Cantinflas in His Biopic? (Hint: Diego Luna!)
By Monica Herrera | 02/13/2009 - 16:43

Now that a movie about the life of iconic Mexican funnyman Cantinflas is officially happening, it's time to start speculating about who will play the part!


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