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Harvest of Redemption (2007)

PG-13 | | Action, Drama, Family | 1 January 2007 (USA)
Harvest of Redemption was inspired by a true story which occurred in the Texas Rio Grande Valley in the 1920's. It is a coming of age story about a young Latino's struggle as he grows up ... See full summary »

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Vanessa Alvarado ...
Cecilia
Rosa Anzaldua ...
Maria Escobedo
Arturo Ayala ...
Tio Daniel
Jon Boatwright ...
Mr. Irving (as Jonathan Boatwright)
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Danny Escobedo (as Joseph Thomas Campos)
Eddy Cavazos ...
Cotton Picker
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Sonny as a young boy
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Cowboy
Juan Cuellar ...
Juan Escobedo
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Mr. Wilkens
Clemente Del Campo ...
Oscar as an old man
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Mr. Cutchings
William Downing ...
Dealer
Lilia Fertig ...
The Midwife
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Mrs. Wilkens
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Harvest of Redemption was inspired by a true story which occurred in the Texas Rio Grande Valley in the 1920's. It is a coming of age story about a young Latino's struggle as he grows up and attempts to overcome the resentment incurred after witnessing the brutal murder of his father as a young child. His journey is threaded with the very vivid and real colors of life including love, hate, faith, revenge and ultimately Redemption. Written by Hippo Films

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Action | Drama | Family

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Harvest of Redemption: Malas fronteras  »

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Very Powerful Well Done
27 June 2005 | by (SAN ANTONIO, TX USA) – See all my reviews

Just saw this at the Hideout Theatre in Austin Texas. A very powerful movie that explores the meaning of forgiveness and revenge. Heading out to find book as based on true story. Every Mexican American should see it...everyone who wishes to understand the roots of immigration needs to see this movie. Based on a book entitled Por unos elotes by Eddie Howell. (this has now been retitled as the Harvest of Redemption and is being released in August by AuthorBooks). Harvest is one of those movies that spans about 100 years and highlights the abuses that people who had immigrated here from Mexico and depended on working in Farms and ranches to support their families. It also delves into how the migrant farm worker were mistreated by more middle class Mexican American families


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