American Family---Journey of Dreams

  • 2002
  • TV Show
  • TV-PG

The everyday struggles of a Latino family in East Los Angeles are chronicled in this lively slice-of-life series, created by writer-director Gregory Nava (`El Norte').

Season 1, Episode 11 La Cama (The Bed)

First Aired: May 15, 2002

As Jess dresses for his first date since Berta's death, he sees a picture of them on their wedding day. This triggers a wealth of memories (shown in flashbacks) of their life together. Tying a number of them together: a string of pearls he gives her on their nearly disastrous wedding night. Young Jess: Bodie Olmos. Young Berta: Alexandra Barreto. Berta: Sonia Braga. Jess: Edward James Olmos.

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  • Premiered: January 23, 2002
  • Rating: TV-PG
  • Premise: The everyday struggles of a Latino family in East Los Angeles are chronicled in this lively slice-of-life series, created by writer-director Gregory Nava (`El Norte'). (more)

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