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‘West Side Story’ Remake Authentically Represents Latinidad Unlike Original Film

Sofía Aguilar
Steven Spielberg’s first-ever musical film of his career, West Side Story, brings to life 1950s New York through a more modern lens than the original and with authentic Latinx representation. Starring newcomer Colombian-American Rachel Zegler (María), Ansel Elgort (Tony), Afro-Puerto...
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7 Latino Holiday Movies To Put On Your Watchlist ASAP

Priscilla Blossom
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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8 Latin American-Centered Films Directed by Black Women

It’s no secret, the film industry isn’t diverse. From the directors and producers to the characters (with speaking roles) and costume designers, it’s evident in all aspects of the filmmaking process that representation isn’t at the forefront of creation for...
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Eugenio Derbez Talks ‘Overboard’ and Why It’s a Great Time For Latinos in Media

Yolanda Machado
American audiences may not know it yet, but Eugenio Derbez is a comedy icon and his newest comedy, the gender switched reboot of the 80s film, Overboard (now in theaters) may finally get him the recognition he so deserves. To the...