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Tortilla Heaven (2007)

PG-13 | | Comedy | 14 October 2008 (USA)
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Isidor's Tortilla Heaven is the best restaurant in New Mexico maybe even the world. But though his tortillas are scrumptious, his enchiladas divine, Isidor has never made a dime. Why? He ... See full summary »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
José Zúñiga ... Isidor
Miguel Sandoval ... Gil Garcia
Olivia Hussey ... Petra
Elpidia Carrillo ... Hermenegilda
Alexis Cruz ... Marco
Judy Herrera ... Dinora
Marcelo Tubert ... Father Pancracio
Irene Bedard ... Liberata
Lupe Ontiveros ... Adelfa
Del Zamora ... Ruffino
George Lopez ... Everardo
Deborah Chavez ... Vangie
Geno Silva Geno Silva ... Don Transito
Rick Gutierrez Rick Gutierrez ... Bulmaro
Jonathan Levit ... Dr. Webman
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Isidor's Tortilla Heaven is the best restaurant in New Mexico maybe even the world. But though his tortillas are scrumptious, his enchiladas divine, Isidor has never made a dime. Why? He lives in Falfurrias, population 73. One Sunday, while all the town, including his wife and son, are piously praying mass, a miracle occurs. Upon one of his famous, hand-made tortillas appears the face of Jesus Christ. Written by Anonymous

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You can't keep a miracle secret

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Rated PG-13 for some nudity and sexual content | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

14 October 2008 (USA) See more »

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California, USA See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$73,452, 18 March 2007, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$104,999, 1 April 2007
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Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

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1.85 : 1
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Ruffino: Hey! What's goin' on?
Isidor: Do you think they let Mickey Mouse out of the closet? Huh?
Ruffino: No...
Isidor: Yeah! You see Bugs Bunny running around in the street?
Ruffino: No... Izzie, are you Okay?
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" If religion can be packaged with the right icon, you can make a fortune "
4 October 2010 | by thinker1691See all my reviews

The story for this film has been done so often, many audience members can for-tell the next scene before it takes place. Although there is sufficient acting talent, the clumsy scenes are stiff, pedestrian, badly edited and poorly directed. José Zúñiga plays Isidor a down trodden restaurant owner, praying for good fortunate to come to him, his family, his business and his little town. George Lopez, is loaded with acting versatility, yet is relegated to playing Everardo, the town sheriff but few opportunities to reveal his incomparable talent. Marcelo Tubert, plays Father Pancracio a good and kind soul who like others in his town wishes he could increase his meager church holdings. Miguel Sandoval expertly plays Gil Garcia, the town's satanic opportunity to make everyone's dreams come true. The story concept is not new, but the ability to re-vamp into a small religious southwest village is. Unfortunately, whoever directs this movie wastes not only the assembled talent, but the chance to create a memorable film. As a result, few audience members will leave the theater convinced, the director made the best use of the assembled cast. **


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