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Review: Disney’s ‘Encanto’ has the Latine representation we’ve all been waiting for

Washington Square News 03 Dec 2021
The movie has a mostly Latine cast including Maluma, Diane Guerrero and Wilmer Valderrama ... On top of that, movies and shows always had protagonists and characters who weren’t Latine or Hispanic ... Latine representation has existed, especially with movies like “Coco,” but they’ve typically portrayed Mexican culture.
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Lin-Manuel Miranda blends Broadway theatrics with vibrant Colombian music in Disney’s Encanto

Australian Broadcasting Corporation 03 Dec 2021
A misfit teen from a magical family finds her own rhythm in this sweet-natured coming-of-age movie, which represents Disney’s first serious engagement with modern Latin American culture ... .
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‘Acapulco’ Stars Eugenio Derbez and Enrique Arrizon on How Apple TV+ Show Is – and ...

The Wrap 02 Dec 2021
Acapulco” is not really a “How to Be a Latin Lover” sequel series, and Maximo in the Apple TV+ show is not really Maximo from the movie ... There almost was a traditional sequel to “How to Be a Latin Lover,” Eugenio Derbez, the star of both the movie and this streaming series, told TheWrap.
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Worth Watching: ‘Annie Live!,’ Alec Baldwin Speaks, Drag Queens Sing and Steal Christmas, a ‘Ghosts’ Superfan

The Grand Island Independent 02 Dec 2021
Drag queens are the rage in a new singing competition and a campy Christmas movie ... Movie Premiere9/8c ... SVU’s Jamie Gray Hyder stars in a ballet-themed movie about an aspiring ballerina who decides to put a Latin twist on the Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy when she’d denied the role in the annual NutcrackerSanta Inc.
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Bay Area weekend: ‘Rent’ back in SF; Jon Nakamatsu plays Beethoven

East Bay Times 01 Dec 2021
There are lots of shows to see in the Bay Area, holiday-themed and otherwise. Here is a partial rundown. ‘Rent’ returns ... 3-12 ... Details ... 5 ... Details ... ec ... There’s a reason why the band has mastered everything from swing to Tin Pan Alley to French Cabaret to Latin jazz to spaghetti-Western movie scores — these musicians are that accomplished.
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‘Tranquil Note Band’ to perform in Heliopolis Library on Dec. 3

Egypt Today 30 Nov 2021
The band plays a variety of popular jazz songs, Latin jazz songs, movie soundtracks, and some selections from popular tango musicians, as well as a select of oriental songs with a new ...
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Every day is the holiday in Chicago in new Disney movie ‘Christmas Again’

Chicago Sun-Times 29 Nov 2021
25, and the stars of the movie (premiering Dec ... “I think it’s a recognition that Latine people come in all shapes and colors and sizes and ethnic blends.” And for Estevez, starring in a movie centered around the value of family — no matter what that looks like — made the experience important on its own.
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Wilmer Valderrama 'emotional' about Encanto's impact

The Morganton News Herald 26 Nov 2021
The 41-year-old actor - whose fiancee Amanda Pacheco gave birth to their first child Nakano in February - admitted he feels "emotional" about his new movie, which is set in Colombia, and thinks it will be lauded for its cultural impact in the future ... Wilmer is "proud" of the positive representation of Latin culture shown by the movie.
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Michael Blackson jubilates after becoming a US citizen

Ghana Web 25 Nov 2021
His post read ... "This country has been nothing but a blessing to me especially my Black Americans who embraced me from the first time they saw me on Comic view and the movie next Friday, can’t forget my Latin Americans who also showed me love then followed by Asian Americans, Indian America then about 5 yrs ago White Americans came on board ... .
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BC-film-clips 11/26 TCA

Eagle-Tribune 24 Nov 2021
Reviews of movies showing in theaters or streaming online ... And making movies ... This movie's a bit of both ... The result is an animated musical that's typically rousing and empathetic, rooted in the kind of therapy-inspired personal lessons about self-worth that often underpin these movies, soundtracked by Latin pop tunes written by Miranda.
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New Disney animated film ‘Encanto’ brings magic of Colombia to big screen

La Prensa Latina 23 Nov 2021
“I think there’s something about that storytelling tradition (associated with Garcia Marquez and his masterpiece, “One Hundred Years of Solitude”) that felt so organic to Latin America and felt like the perfect fit for a Disney movie where magic is ...
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Review: Disney’s animated musical ‘Encanto’ delivers an empathetic brand of charm

The Los Angeles Times 23 Nov 2021
They’re gifted and they’re kooky, even a little spooky ... The result is an animated musical that’s typically rousing and compassionate, rooted in the kind of therapy-inspired personal lessons about self-worth that often underpin these movies, soundtracked by Latin pop tunes written by Miranda ... Advertisement ... ‘Encanto’. Rated ... Movies ... Latest Movies ... Movies.
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Movie review: 'Encanto' a charming tale of magical new Disney family

Finger Lakes Times 22 Nov 2021
They’re gifted and they’re kooky, even a little spooky, it’s not the Addams Family, but the Magical Madrigals ... The result is an animated musical that’s typically rousing and empathetic, rooted in the kind of therapy-inspired personal lessons about self-worth that often underpin these movies, soundtracked by Latin pop tunes written by Miranda ... ——— ... .
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Embattled Time’s Up, post-Cuomo, announces a ‘major reset’

The Los Angeles Times 19 Nov 2021
In explaining the group’s relevance, Judd told the anecdote of how a visiting producer on a movie she was doing came up to her and referred to a film they’d worked on years earlier ... Movies ... Movies on TV this week ... Amid the usual pop star flash, a more inclusive and politically charged Latin Grammys ... Classic movies in SoCal ... Movies.
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The pandemic changed our lives and our idea of home, says Santiago Bernal

La Prensa Latina 18 Nov 2021
Bernal’s signature designs fashion the homes of stars, politicians and businessmen from his native Colombia and elsewhere in Latin America, the United States, Europe and Persian Gulf countries. Bernal says movies and television have helped promote the value of interior ...
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