By Jesus Trivino Alarcon | 05/17/2013 - 15:58
It’s almost law: If a certain fuel-injected movie franchise is in theaters, Latinos are first in line to see it. No wonder that the popular series’ filmmakers have stocked it (Fast & Furious 6 races into theaters this Memorial Day) with all things us — from our hottest stars to our hottest music (there will be Pitbull club bangers!). Here’s your primer:
By Latina Staff | 03/22/2013 - 16:43
Armed robbery! Cocaine binges! Threesomes...and Selena Gomez. Oh no! Have we lost the former Disney princess to the dark side? By now you’ve seen the Spring Breakers posters with the four girls (Gomez, fellow Disney alum Vanessa Hudgens, Ashley Benson and Rachel Korine) wearing neon bikinis and “we don’t give a f---” expressions and thought, Wow I can’t believe Selena Gomez is part of this movie. Well, believe it. It’s happening. It happened.
By Tom Castaneda | 12/27/2012 - 12:22
It’s been a strong year for Latinos in Hollywood, with a large number of films featuring Latino luminaries throughout the year, including seasoned actors like John Leguizamo (Ice Age: Continental Drift) and notable newcomers like Diego Boneta (Rock of Ages). But even though we have a vast and diverse list of films to choose from, only a select few can make our year-end roundup. Here’s a look at the 11 best films starring Latinos in 2012!
By Tom Castaneda | 12/24/2012 - 20:57
It’s shaping up to be a really competitive awards season with films like Silver Linings Playbook, Lincoln and Life of Pi already garnering serious Oscar buzz in the acting categories, as well as those behind-the-scenes.
By Fox News Latino | 12/19/2012 - 10:23
Few films have been more buzzed about this award season than Kathryn Bigelow’s highly anticipated Zero Dark Thirty.
It is Bigelow’s follow up to her critically acclaimed 2008 film Hurt Locker.
The film follows a decades-long journey of the CIA’s top secret operative to locate Osama Bin Laden following the September 11 terrorist attacks.
By Amaris Castillo | 12/06/2012 - 17:29
The new teaser for the sci-fi sequel Star Trek Into Darkness is a whirlwind. Characters Kirk (Chris Pine) and McCoy (Karl Urban) run through a oddly-red cornfield, explosions, people fighting and screaming for their lives.
And then we see Zoe Saldana crying...
By Sugey Palomares | 11/15/2012 - 14:38
Actress Mia Maestro, 34, has come a long way since her outstanding performance in the 2002 drama Frida. The talented star is now preparing to make her return as Carmen of the Denali Coven for the Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2. We got a chance to chat with Mia exclusively about her maternal role, her thoughts on Edward and Bella's romance, and her blooming music career. Get the lowdown below!
By Amaris Castillo | 01/13/2012 - 08:45
Once again, The Artist proves golden!
The silent romance film won Best Picture at the 17th Annual Critics Choice Awards, which took place last night. This is just one of a series of great news for The Artist, which also snagged not one – but five – nominations this past November from the Independent's Spirit Awards.
By Amaris Castillo | 12/09/2011 - 16:00
Ahh... New Year’s Eve. A time when we fool ourselves with wish-washy resolutions that usually crumble a week into January. Before we begin prepping for the big day, we wanted to highlight the new romantic comedy New Year’s Eve!
Directed by Garry Marshall, New Year’s Eve is a compilation of interlocked personal stories on the day leading up to January 1, 2012. The film features an all-star ensemble cast, which includes Robert De Niro, Sarah Jessica Parker, and Michelle Pfeiffer.
By Amaris Castillo | 11/21/2011 - 13:30
We know The Muppets isn’t premiering until Wednesday (November 23), but we just had to share the incredibly adorable promo video below. Kermit the Frog explains in Spanish why he’s known throughout Latin America as René. “It all started in Mexico,” Kermy muses. “The first time I went there, they presented me as René and I didn’t want to be rude so I never corrected them.”