New film explores legacy of Puerto Rican actor Raúl Juliá
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Members of Generation X may know Raúl Juliá for his energetic and playful role as Gomez Addams in the 1991 movie adaptation of "The Addams Family." Others may think of...
New Mexicans team up for latest independent film
SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — A Las Cruces director and a producer from Santa Fe are teaming up for an independent film about a man who is struggling with his faith and is uneasy about getting older.
The New Mexico Film Office says "Walking with Herb" will begin shooting in September in Las Cruces and Artesia. It will star Edward James Olmos, George Lopez and Mary McDonnell.
Tower City Cinemas to screen animated smash ‘Coco’ in Spanish
Tower City Cinemas to screen animated smash 'Coco' in Spanish
CLEVELAND, Ohio -- "Coco," the no. 1 movie in North America two weeks running, will be presented in Spanish at Tower City Cinemas starting Friday.
‘Coco’ stars’ Dia de los Muertos
OPENING WEDNESDAY, Nov. 22
“COCO” (digital and 3-D) — Pixar’s latest takes place on Dia de los Muertos, when a 12-year-old Mexican boy who dreams of becoming an accomplished musician finds himself whisked to the Land of the Dead. Voice cast includes Anthony Gonzalez, Gael Garcia Bernal, Benjamin Bratt and Edward James Olmos. Directed by Lee Unkrich and co-director Adrian Molina. (PG for thematic elements.)
Midwest Theater hosting Hispanic Heritage Film Festival on Sept. 30, Oct. 1
SCOTTSBLUFF — The Midwest Theater in downtown Scottsbluff, Nebraska is proud to announce the inaugural Hispanic Heritage Film Festival the weekend of Sept. 30-Oct. 1.
In conjunction with Hispanic Heritage Month (Sept. 15-Oct. 15), The Midwest Theater will be screening two films that celebrate true life stories of members from the Hispanic community, with “Selena” and “La Bamba”.
“Selena” 20th Film Anniversary will show on Sept. 30 at 7:30 p.m.
Edward James Olmos wants pet owners to stay home July 4
NEW YORK (AP) — Edward James Olmos has a message for pet owners on the Fourth of July: Stay home.
Noisy fireworks on America's birthday can startle animals and cause them to run away. Olmos has teamed up with People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals to urge owners to comfort their pets or at least leave a TV or radio set on to mask the blasts so they don't get as scared.