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1. La Bamba (1987)

PG-13 | 108 min | Biography, Drama, Music

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Biographical story of the rise from nowhere of early rock and roll singer Ritchie Valens who died at age 17 in a plane crash with Buddy Holly and the Big Bopper.

Writer: Luis Valdez | Director: Luis Valdez | Stars: Lou Diamond Phillips, Esai Morales, Rosanna DeSoto, Elizabeth Peña

2. Great Performances (1971– )

132 min | Biography, Drama, Music

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Creators: Marion J. Caffey, Daniel Ezralow, Josh Groban | Stars: Julie Andrews, Plácido Domingo, Walter Cronkite, Chita Rivera

3. Independent Lens (1999– )

Documentary

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Different celebrity host present a new independent documentary.

Stars: America Ferrera, Terrence Howard, Stanley Tucci, Mary-Louise Parker

4. Which Way Is Up? (1977)

R | 94 min | Comedy

6.4
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Richard Pryor is playing three different roles here. The first being a poor orange picker named Leroy Jones who gets laid off when by mistake he joins the worker's union during one of their... See full summary »

Writers: Lina Wertmüller, Carl Gottlieb, Cecil Brown | Director: Michael Schultz | Stars: Richard Pryor, Lonette McKee, Margaret Avery, Morgan Woodward

5. Zoot Suit (1981)

R | 103 min | Drama, Musical

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A kind of musical accompanying the story of the early 1940's and the effect that the "zoot suit" (a man's suit of long jacket and pegged pants, always worn with a long keychain that looped ... See full summary »

Writer: Luis Valdez | Director: Luis Valdez | Stars: Daniel Valdez, Edward James Olmos, Charles Aidman, Tyne Daly

6. CBS Summer Playhouse (1987–1989)

60 min | Action, Adventure, Comedy

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Anthology television series that aired unsold television pilots during the summer.

Creators: Jim Henson, Gary Markowitz | Stars: Daphne Reid, Tim Reid, James Eckhouse, Holland Taylor

7. The Cisco Kid (1994 TV Movie)

TV-PG | 91 min | Comedy, Western

5.9
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This update of the 1950 western TV series changes Cisco and Pancho from wandering heroes of the old west to somewhat anti-"gringo" Mexican revolutionaries.

Writers: O. Henry, Michael Kane, Luis Valdez | Director: Luis Valdez | Stars: Jimmy Smits, Cheech Marin, Sadie Frost, Bruce Payne

8. The Bronze Screen: 100 Years of the Latino Image in American Cinema (2002)

90 min | Documentary, History

6.4
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Documentary about the presence of Latin American culture and actors in American movies.

Directors: Nancy De Los Santos, Alberto Domínguez, Susan Racho | Stars: Benicio Del Toro, Anthony Quinn, Dolores del Rio, Pablo Ferro

9. Visions (1976–1980)

Drama

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Weekly anthology series of original dramas, often with period settings.

Stars: Nan Martin, Maxine Stuart, Glynn Turman, Philip Baker Hall

10. Los mineros (1991)

57 min | History

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The story of Mexican-American copper miners whose labor battles from 1903 to 1946 shaped the course of Arizona history.

Writer: Hector Galan | Director: Hector Galan | Star: Luis Valdez

11. The Fight in the Fields (1997)

120 min | Documentary, Biography

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This documentary traces the history of the United Farmworkers Union and the life of its founder, Cesar Chavez, from his birth in Arizona, his education into organizing and non-violence, his... See full summary »

Writers: Rick Tejada-Flores, Ray Telles | Directors: Rick Tejada-Flores, Ray Telles | Stars: Daryl Arnold, Jerry Brown, LeRoy Chatfield, Cesar Chavez

12. I Am Joaquin (1969)

20 min | Documentary, Short, Music

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Writer: Corky Gonzales | Director: Luis Valdez | Star: Luis Valdez

13. The Storm That Swept Mexico (2011 TV Movie)

124 min | Documentary

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A history of the Mexican Revolution (1910-1920), its causes, and its aftermath.

Writers: Kenn Rabin, Ray Telles, Manuel Tsingaris | Director: Ray Telles | Stars: Luis Valdez, Alex Saragoza, Barry Carr, Romana Falcón

14. Corridos: Tales of Passion & Revolution (1987 TV Movie)

Music

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Writer: Luis Valdez | Director: Luis Valdez | Stars: Clancy Brown, Evelyn Cisneros, Linda Lopez, Sal Lopez

16. Cruz Reynoso: Sowing the Seeds of Justice (2010)

History

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A compelling portrait of one of America's unsung heroes and the turbulent times in which he lived.

Director: Abby Ginzberg | Star: Luis Valdez

17. Ballad of a Soldier (2000)

57 min | Drama

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Johnny, a 20-year-old day-dreamer in rural California, spends a last night with his family and friends before shipping out to Vietnam.

Writer: Kinan Valdez | Director: Kinan Valdez | Stars: David Barrera, Maria Candelaria, Alma Martinez, Jesus Mendoza

18. Visiones: Latino Art and Culture (2004 TV Mini-Series)

180 min | Documentary

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The first documentary television series to look at the diverse contributions that U.S. Latinos have made to America's artistic and cultural landscape.

Stars: Miriam Colon, Daniel Rangel, Luis Valdez

19. Crossing Borders: The Journey of Carlos Fuentes (1989 TV Movie)

60 min | Biography

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A biography of the celebrated Mexican writer and diplomat, Carlos Fuentes, who has specialized in "crossing borders," and attempting to bridge the differences between Latin America and the U.S.

Writer: Stephen Talbot | Director: Joan Saffa | Stars: Jane Fonda, Carlos Fuentes, Gregory Peck, William Styron

20. Fighting for Our Lives (1975)

59 min | Documentary

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Writers: Peter Matthiessen, Glen Pearcy, Luis Valdez | Director: Glen Pearcy | Star: Luis Valdez

21. El corrido: Ballad of a Farmworker (1976 TV Movie)

Drama

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Director: Luis Valdez

22. Pancho Villa's Last Son (2009)

Short

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Hosted by Actor~Paul Renteria (Cousin to Austreberta Renteria~Pancho Villa's 2nd Wife), Ernesto Nava Villa, tells the secret of who his Father is, 86 years after he promised his Mother never to tell anyone, because of her fear of his murder or kidnapping.

Creator: Paul Renteria | Director: Larry M. Costales | Stars: Lorenzo Chavez Martinez, Narciso Martinez, Mike Moroff, Paul Renteria

23. Visions (1976–1980)
Episode: El Corrido (1976)

Drama

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Directors: Kirk Browning, Luis Valdez | Stars: Daniel Valdez, Luis Valdez, Félix José Álvarez

24. CBS Summer Playhouse (1987–1989)
Episode: Fort Figueroa (1988)

Action, Adventure, Comedy

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A farming family from the mid-west inherits an apartment building in East LA.

Writer: Carla Jean Wagner | Director: Luis Valdez | Stars: Charles Haid, Anne E. Curry, Holly Fields, Anne Haney

25. Great Performances (1971– )
Episode: La pastorela (1991)

79 min | Biography, Drama, Music

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It is the day before Christmas. Gila Diaz is a young adolescent girl, the oldest child in a large rural Tex-Mex family. She is frustrated with her family's poverty and the drudgery of her ... See full summary »

Writer: Luis Valdez | Director: Luis Valdez | Stars: Linda Ronstadt, Paul Rodriguez, Robert Beltran, Karla Montana

26. Independent Lens (1999– )
Episode: Precious Knowledge (2012)

Documentary

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Writers: Eric Martin, Chris Turner, Lois Vossen | Director: Ari Palos | Star: Mary-Louise Parker