TRAILER: ‘Messi, the Movie’ Follows the Futbol Crack From Childhood to Stardom

TRAILER: 'Messi, the Movie' Follows the Futbol Crack From Childhood to Stardom

The documentary will recount Lionel Messi’s epic life story from battling a growth deficiency to…

#TBT: Rita Moreno Brings Sexy Back to ‘The Muppet Show’

#tbt: Rita Moreno Brings Sexy Back to 'The Muppet Show'

In our inaugural Throwback Thursday post, we look at Rita Moreno’s sexy rendition of ‘Fever’…

10 Things We Learned Reading ‘The Wrap’s Coverage of Latino Moviegoers

10 Things We Learned Reading 'The Wrap's Coverage of Latino Moviegoers

Movie theater chains are convinced that to get Latinos to the movies, they should serve…

Netflixeando: 10 Latino Films You Should Stream on Netflix

Netflixeando: 10 Latino Films to Stream on Netflix

This is a special edition list: for this weird post-World cup / immigration hysteria era…

TRAILER: We Sort of Wish This Fake ‘El Chavo del 8′ Movie Was Real
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TRAILER: We Sort of Wish This Fake ‘El Chavo del 8′ Movie Was Real

What would happen if gringo Hollywood made a movie about ‘El Chavo del Ocho’? Lots of explosions and machine guns.

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5 Must See Latino Movies at NewFest, New York’s LGBT Film Festival
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5 Must See Latino Movies at NewFest, New York’s LGBT Film Festival

NewFest opens July 24 and there are lots of Lathings to see. We’ve got Gaytino movies from Argentina, Mexico, and Brazil.

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Actress Gina Rodriguez is Our New Friend Crush. Here’s Why
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Actress Gina Rodriguez is Our New Friend Crush. Here’s Why

Gina Rodriguez’s interviews while promoting her new show ‘Jane the Virgin’ make us want to be her BFF.

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TRAILER: Cuba’s First CGI Animated Film Mixes the Look of ‘Shrek’ With the Writing of Jose Martí
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TRAILER: Cuba’s First CGI Animated Film Mixes the Look of ‘Shrek’ With the Writing of Jose Martí

It might look a little like a Nintendo 64 game but ‘Meñique y el espejo mágico’ is a milestone in Cuban animation.

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Backyards Are the New CBGB: Angela Boatwright on Making a Doc on the East L.A. Punk Scene
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Backyards Are the New CBGB: Angela Boatwright on Making a Doc on the East L.A. Punk Scene

We caught up with famed photographer Angela Boatwright to chat about her new documentary series on the Latino kids throwing backyard punk parties in East…

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7 Super Sized Reasons to See the Mexican Normcore Comedy ‘Paraiso’
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7 Super Sized Reasons to See the Mexican Normcore Comedy ‘Paraiso’

Check out the Mexican romantic comedy ‘Paraiso’ at Latinbeat this weekend. Unironic normcore never looked so good.

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5 New Faces of Independent Film That Filmmaker Magazine Missed
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5 New Faces of Independent Film That Filmmaker Magazine Missed

Filmmaker Mag might not be looking to Latin America for emerging talent but we are. Check out this weekend’s event at Latinbeat: “New Voices in…

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Dream Casting the Celia Cruz Biopic. Who Would Play ‘La Reina de la Salsa’?
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Dream Casting the Celia Cruz Biopic. Who Would Play ‘La Reina de la Salsa’?

11 years after her death, there still isn’t movie about ‘La Reina de la Salsa.’ Who would play Celia, Johnny, Tito, and el ‘Judio Maravilloso’?…

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TRAILER: 3D Animated Film ‘Book of Life’ Promises a Land of Epic Fiestas & All You Can Eat Churros
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TRAILER: 3D Animated Film ‘Book of Life’ Promises a Land of Epic Fiestas & All You Can Eat Churros

We were sold after the all-you-can-eat churros but, it gets better. Diego Luna, Zoe Saldana, Danny Trejo, and Ice Cube also lent their voices to…

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TRAILER: Benicio del Toro as Pablo Escobar in ‘Paradise Lost’ Is Scary as Hell
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TRAILER: Benicio del Toro as Pablo Escobar in ‘Paradise Lost’ Is Scary as Hell

‘Paradise Lost’, about a gringo who falls for Pablo Escobar’s niece, is coming soon to a theater near you.

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ICYMI: Get Caught Up With ‘Metastasis’ the Colombian Remake of ‘Breaking Bad’
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ICYMI: Get Caught Up With ‘Metastasis’ the Colombian Remake of ‘Breaking Bad’

Metastasis, the Spanish-language remake of ‘Breaking Bad,’ is playing daily on UniMas just like your mom’s favorite novela. Here’s a primer to help you catch…

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