Manhattan Merengue

  • 1994
  • Movie
  • PG-13
  • Drama, Musical

Despite its modern setting and undercurrents of social problems, MANHATTAN MERENGUE is, at heart, a goofy 1940s showbiz fantasy featuring the cheesiest song-and-dance numbers since STAYING ALIVE (1983). In the Dominican Republic, frustrated Miguel Romero (George Perez), dreams of becoming a Broadway star. After his pal Tito (Abdiel Gonzalez) dies in shark-infested...read more

Manhattan Merengue - Official Trailer
01:04 — A realistic look at the life of a young immigrant man who comes to America with the hope of dancing on Broadway.

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  • Released: 1994
  • Rating: PG-13
  • Review: Despite its modern setting and undercurrents of social problems, MANHATTAN MERENGUE is, at heart, a goofy 1940s showbiz fantasy featuring the cheesiest song-and-dance numbers since STAYING ALIVE (1983). In the Dominican Republic, frustrated Miguel Romero… (more)

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