A new film inspired by the true events of immigrants from Mexico exhausting every effort to find a better life in the United States and paying the ultimate price as they attempt to cross ...
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A new film inspired by the true events of immigrants from Mexico exhausting every effort to find a better life in the United States and paying the ultimate price as they attempt to cross the borders into a new world. This movie is dedicated to those nineteen "workers" who were suffocated to death in the Hell of a trailer in Victoria, Texas on May 14, 2003...Written by
Accepted into competition at Sundance Film Festival, at Park City, Utah, 2006. Accepted into competition at WorldFest, in Houston, Texas, 2006. Also accepted into competition at Guadalupe Film Festival in San Antonio, Texas, 2006 See more »
I bought this movie on DVD thinking that having awarded or nominated for so many awards (shown on cover of the DVD), it must be a good one not knowing that it did not win nor nominated for any (per IMDb)and the writing on the cover is so small that you can't check the source. It is a waste of an hour and a half of your time sitting through a repeat story of a typical struggling South American village family with pregnant wife, sick child, unemployment, corrupted officials, etc. in hope of finding work in U.S. and gambling everything they have to achieve that. The unnecessary long shots, unrelated plots, bad editing, bad camera work and bad acting make this movie one of the worst ones I have seen for quite so long. This is the second disappointing movie from Mexico related to the same issue I have seen recently. The other one is America 101.
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