The Perez Family

  • 1995
  • Movie
  • R
  • Comedy, Drama, Romance

A big surprise from director Mira Nair (SALAAM BOMBAY, MISSISSIPPI MASALA) -- a racially stereotypical, generally ham-handed romantic comedy. Marisa Tomei, playing a Cuban immigrant in Miami, comes off as a bush-league Charo -- she's made to utter lines like "I am Cuba: used by many and conquered by none." Talented Alfred Molina is miscast as her Marielito...read more

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02:12 — After 20 years, a political prisoner is at last free to leave Cuba to be reunited with his wife and family. But a funny thing happens, on his way he m (more…)

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  • Released: 1995
  • Rating: R
  • Review: A big surprise from director Mira Nair (SALAAM BOMBAY, MISSISSIPPI MASALA) -- a racially stereotypical, generally ham-handed romantic comedy. Marisa Tomei, playing a Cuban immigrant in Miami, comes off as a bush-league Charo -- she's made to utter lines li… (more)

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