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The Director of ‘The Book of Life’ Grew Up Thinking Skeletor Was a Dia de Muertos Superhero

The Director of 'The Book of Life' Grew Up Thinking Skeletor Was a Dia de Muertos Superhero

We sat down with director Jorge Gutierrez and actress Kate del Castillo to talk about…

TRAILER: This Buddy Cop Comedy Is Like ‘Police Academy’ With a Chilean Accent

TRAILER: This Buddy Cop Comedy Is Like 'Police Academy' With a Chilean Accent

Check out the trailer for “Fuerzas Especiales” a Chilean slapstick cop film which will be…

NYC: Three Can’t-Miss Latino Art Exhibits This Week

NYC: Three Can’t-Miss Latino Art Exhibits This Week

Remezcla’s weekly guide to the can’t miss Latin art openings in your city. Your one…

Haunted Hill 2014 w/ Cypress Hill, La Coka Nostra, Immortal Technique, & Vinnie Paz

Haunted Hill 2014 w/ Cypress Hill, La Coka Nostra, Immortal Technique, & Vinnie Paz

Since the group’s formation in 1988, the pioneering rap-rock quartet Cypress Hill — founders B-Real…

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The Director of ‘The Book of Life’ Grew Up Thinking Skeletor Was a Dia de Muertos Superhero
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The Director of ‘The Book of Life’ Grew Up Thinking Skeletor Was a Dia de Muertos Superhero

We sat down with director Jorge Gutierrez and actress Kate del Castillo to talk about ‘The Book of Life’ and celebrating Dia de Muertos.

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TRAILER: This Buddy Cop Comedy Is Like ‘Police Academy’ With a Chilean Accent
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TRAILER: This Buddy Cop Comedy Is Like ‘Police Academy’ With a Chilean Accent

Check out the trailer for “Fuerzas Especiales” a Chilean slapstick cop film which will be in U.S. theaters soon.

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NYC: Three Can’t-Miss Latino Art Exhibits This Week
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NYC: Three Can’t-Miss Latino Art Exhibits This Week

Remezcla’s weekly guide to the can’t miss Latin art openings in your city. Your one stop shop for some culture and a free wine buzz.…

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Dear White Film Critic, You Totally Missed the Point of ‘Dear White People’
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Dear White Film Critic, You Totally Missed the Point of ‘Dear White People’

When they don’t know you’re listening, white people say the darndest things.

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10 Filipino Filmmakers You Should Know
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10 Filipino Filmmakers You Should Know

Just in time for Filipino American History Month, here’s a list of Filipino filmmakers to look out for.

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5 Reasons Why ‘The Book of Life’ Is the Best Animated Movie of All Time, Ever
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5 Reasons Why ‘The Book of Life’ Is the Best Animated Movie of All Time, Ever

We are insanely obsessed with this movie. Here’s why.

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The Results Are In: The Best Ceviche in NYC is Actually in New Jersey
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The Results Are In: The Best Ceviche in NYC is Actually in New Jersey

At least, according to the panel of judges at last week’s epic 9 restaurant competition.

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In Memoriam, A Look Back at Elizabeth Peña’s Prolific Acting Career
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In Memoriam, A Look Back at Elizabeth Peña’s Prolific Acting Career

This week’s Throwback Thursday is a tribute to the life and work of Elizabeth Peña, one of the most prolific Latina actresses of our time.…

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Meet Cacao Prieto, NYC’s Only Dominican Beans-to-Bar Organic Chocolate Company
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Meet Cacao Prieto, NYC’s Only Dominican Beans-to-Bar Organic Chocolate Company

Red Hook’s Cacao Prieto chocolate factory is one of Brooklyn’s best kept secrets.

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Listen to Diego Luna Sing a Cover of Radiohead’s “Creep” and Try Not to Faint
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Listen to Diego Luna Sing a Cover of Radiohead’s “Creep” and Try Not to Faint

‘The Book of Life’ soundtrack is full of treasures, Diego Luna getting all emo and singing a cover of “Creep” is just one of them.…

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TRAILER: ‘En la Estancia’ Shows Us a Quiet, Deserted Town in Mexico With Only 2 Residents
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TRAILER: ‘En la Estancia’ Shows Us a Quiet, Deserted Town in Mexico With Only 2 Residents

Carlos Armella strikes out on his own with ‘En la estancia’ about two documentarians who stumble upon a lonely town in Mexico.

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NYC: Three Can’t-Miss Latino Art Exhibits This Week
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NYC: Three Can’t-Miss Latino Art Exhibits This Week

Remezcla’s weekly guide to the can’t miss Latin art openings in your city. Your one stop shop for some culture and a free wine buzz.…

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Meet the Latino Cast of ‘The Book of Life’: Diego Luna, Kate del Castillo, Placido Domingo & More
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Meet the Latino Cast of ‘The Book of Life’: Diego Luna, Kate del Castillo, Placido Domingo & More

The Dia de Muertos themed animated movie ‘The Book of Life’ opens in theaters this week. Here’s a chance to meet the actors who voiced…

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‘Cristela’s First Episode Won the Top Spot In Ratings But Still Underwhelms
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‘Cristela’s First Episode Won the Top Spot In Ratings But Still Underwhelms

Cristela Alonzo made history last week as the first Latina to write and star in her own show. The first episode wasn’t what we hoped…

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Miguel Arteta On Why He Decided to Make a Film Unlike Anything Else He’s Ever Made
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Miguel Arteta On Why He Decided to Make a Film Unlike Anything Else He’s Ever Made

We sat down with Puerto Rican director, Miguel Arteta, to talk about making Latino movies versus making movies that can resonate with Latino audiences.

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