Mercedes is a taxi dancer who wants to be an actress. She's involved with the married Harry, who considers himself a respected actor. Ernesto is in love with Mercedes, but he doesn't dance or have money.
Did You Know?
In the opening scene with Mercedes (Rosie Perez) and Emillio (Anthony Quinn), a poster for In The Soup (1992) can be seen, which is a movie that Alexandre Rockwell directed. See more
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La Vida Deliciosa
Written by Tito Larriva
and Charlie Midnight
Published by Placa Music/Janiceps Music
Performed by Tito & Tarantula
(as Tito and Tarantula)
Produced by Tito Larriva See more