Based on the Nobel Prize Winner's novel, the Egyptian Naguib Mahfouz. The story, translated from El Cairo to Mexico City's downtown, narrates the life of the members of the neighbourhood ... See full summary »
Ernesto Gómez Cruz,
Mousie and Sad Girl are childhood best friends in a contemporary Los Angeles poor Hispanic neighborhood. But when Sad Girl becomes pregnant by Mousie's boyfriend, a drug dealer named ... See full summary »
Every Friday, the Colonel puts on his only suit and goes to the dock to await a letter announcing the arrival of his pension. But the townsfolk all know that this pension will never come. ... See full summary »
Monica teaches, Steve's a photographer. They've dated more than two years. They're arguing, and she leaves for her apartment, only to return in a few minutes to say they should stop seeing ... See full summary »
Three muralists (one Chicano, one Black, one American Indian) and the socially-maladjusted cousin of the Chicano muralist set off on a road trip with the intent of painting their images on ... See full summary »
Adam Beaudreaux was a soldier in Vietnam, when he got wounded. He was fortunate that a young boy named Grady Jameson, whose parents were missionaries, found him and got him to help. Years ... See full summary »
Un Nuevo Amanecer is a typical Mexican novela except for the fact that the protagonists are older actors with experience. It explores the events in an older woman's life after her strict mother passes away. It also explores the subject of adultery and how the children of the divorced parents deal with it. It would not be a novela if there was no romance between a poor person and a rich person. It's a pretty good story ... if you like novelas. For those who like Salma Hayek they'll get to see her in this novela. Salma Hayek comes out in this novela in a supporting role. Many people in the United States are under the belief that she was very popular in Mexico before she came to the United States; however, that assumption is incorrect. She was not the "in thing" in Mexico until she became popular in the U.S. If this novela ever comes out again, watch it ... or not, whatever you please.
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