Musician brothers Cesar and Nestor leave Cuba for America in the 1950s, hoping to hit the top of the Latin music scene. Cesar is the older brother, the business manager, and the ladies' man. Nestor is the brooding songwriter, who cannot forget the woman in Cuba who broke his heart. Written by
With a suitcase full of song, Hearts filled with passion, two brothers come to America in search of a dream.
Did You Know?
couldn't speak English when this movie was filmed, and thus performed all his lines phonetically. Armand Assante
couldn't speak Spanish and thus performed all his lines phonetically. See more
When the Castillo brothers first approach New York City in the early 1950s, you can see the World Trade Center towers in the skyline. The towers weren't built until the early 1970s. See more
In the name of the Mambo, the Rumba, and the Cha cha cha.
Referenced in Class Act
I Can't Give You Anything But Love
Written by Dorothy Fields
and Jimmy McHugh
Performed by Joe Loco
Courtesy of Tico Records - Sonica Inc. See more