By Cristina Arreola | 10/10/2013 - 13:35
It's no secret that Mexican films are breaking all kinds of box-office records. Eugenio Derbez's bilingual comedy Instructions Not Included became the highest-grossing Spanish-language movie in U.S. history last month.
By Cristina Arreola | 09/25/2013 - 11:10
The surprise hit of the summer? It’s not a superhero flick or even a Holllywood production with a big name star.
Nope. It’s Mexican comedy-drama Instructions Not Included that has taken the box office by storm.
By Kamren Curiel | 07/11/2013 - 16:54
The AMC IMAX in Burbank, CA was packed Monday night to see Mexican filmmaker Guillermo del Toro’s robots-versus-monsters sci-fi Pacific Rim as part of Warner Bros. Pictures’ Tastemaker screening.
With 3-D glasses in hand, youth from local organizations (a personal request from Del Toro) and press listened attentively as the director himself introduced the film. Wearing an inconspicuous ensemble of black T-shirt, black pants, and black shoes, Del Toro shared his inspiration.
By Amaris Castillo | 07/10/2013 - 10:06
Guillermo del Toro’s Pacific Rim was a life-saver for him. According to NBC Latino, the acclaimed Mexican director opened up about the struggle he had prior to receiving the green light for the sci-fi film (out on July 12), which focuses on mankind’s use of fantastic robots called Jaegers in a struggle to survive the flood deadly monsters known as Kaiju.
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 Jill Pankow | 02/14/2012 - 13:02
A new take on the classic tale of Beauty and the Beast is in the works and Mexican director Guillermo del Toro is at the helm. The deal for the film, entitled Beauty, began last spring and has since had Emma Watson come on board to play the title character while Andrew Davies was brought on to write the script.
By Amaris Castillo | 11/02/2011 - 12:00
— Even with her crazy schedule, our October cover girl Selena Gomez always squeezes in time to stay looking gorgeous. Just Jared Jr. reports that the part-Mexican teen star got dolled up recently for the STARS 2011 Benefit Gala, which honored Rich Ross, the chairman of the Walt Disney Studios.
By Amaris Castillo | 10/14/2011 - 17:20
— He may be in his 80s – and married – but that doesn’t stop Chespirito from flirting with Sofia Vergara. Also known by his government name Roberto Gómez Bolaños, the legendary Mexican comic tweeted to the Colombian actress recently in reference to her appearance, People en Español reports. “I don’t ask how you’re doing because I have seen how you’re doing,” Chespirito wrote to Vergara in Spanish.
By Amaris Castillo | 08/24/2011 - 13:45
—Eva Longoria and Khloe Kardashian shared a double date with their honeys after big sis Kim's wedding. The Desperate Housewives star and her boyfriend, singer/song-writer Eduardo Cruz (Penelope Cruz’s little brother), met up with the reality television stars a