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25 Old Hollywood and Mexican Cinema Films Every Latinx Should Watch

V. Alexandra de F. Szoenyi
There is such a focus on Anglo actors, actresses, and narratives in Hollywood, and such a low representation of Latinxs, that we often feel there was no real historical presence from our people on the main screen. While there is...
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‘Party of Five’ Season One, Episode Three Recap: Amanda Arcuri is the New Jennifer Love Hewitt

Cristina Escobar
At first glance, Party of Five’s third episode “Long Distance” seems like a boy’s affair. I mean, what even happens? Emilio tries to wrest control over the restaurant from his absent but somehow still ever-present dad. And Beto learns of...
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The First Trailer for Lin-Manuel Miranda’s ‘In The Heights’ Drops

Johanna Ferreira
We’ve been waiting months for the long-awaited trailer for In The Heights, the first screen adaptation of Lin-Manuel Miranda’s musical and it’s finally here! But unlike most film trailers these days, which are normally released on the internet, Miranda understood...
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30 Iconic Latinx Roles in American Film and Television

V. Alexandra de F. Szoenyi
There hasn’t been a ton of roles for Latinxs in either television or film. It’s been challenging getting our stories out there and giving the world a better glimpse into who we are and what we stand for, especially from...
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15 Classic Old Hollywood Films to Watch that Star Latinxs

V. Alexandra de F. Szoenyi
Part of celebrating and learning as much as we can about Latinx history and culture involves learning about Latinx achievements and accomplishments in pop culture. About the actors and actresses who made their mark, despite having to be trailblazers in...
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Lin-Manuel Miranda is Hyped Over the Cast of New ‘In the Heights’ Film

Johanna Ferreira
We’ve been hearing about the In The Heights movie, inspired by Lin-Manuel Miranda’s Tony-award winning Broadway hit for months now and we’re excited to finally hear some progress has been made regarding the film’s main characters. In fact, Miranda himself...
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7 Latino Holiday Movies To Put On Your Watchlist ASAP

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The holidays are upon us, and that means plenty of movies celebrating Christmas, Thanksgiving, New Years, and every holiday in between. And of course, many of these movies generally star all or mostly white casts. That said, some holiday films...
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Netflix Stars Discuss Latinx Representation in Hollywood

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We’re approaching the tail-end of Latinx Heritage Month—more commonly known as Hispanic Heritage Month. But brands aren’t showing any signs of slowing up in rolling out their Latinx-focused campaigns. Netflix released short videos on Tuesday featuring several of their Latinx...