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La Familia Pérez

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MPAA Rating: R
Genre: Comedy Drama
Director: Mira Nair

In the midst of the Mariel boat lift -- a hurried exodus of refugees from Cuba going to America -- an immigration clerk accidentally presumes that dissident Juan Raul Perez and Dorita Evita Perez are married. United by their last name and a mutual resolve to emigrate, Dorita and Juan agree to play along. But it gets complicated when the two begin falling for each other just as Juan reunites with his wife, Carmela, whom he hasn't seen in decades.

Cast :

  • Marisa Tomei
  • Dorita Evita Perez
  • Alfred Molina
  • Juan Raul Perez
  • Anjelica Huston
  • Carmela Perez
  • Chazz Palminteri
  • Lt. John Pirelli
  • Trini Alvarado
  • Teresa Perez
  • Celia Cruz
  • Luz Pat
  • Diego Wallraff
  • Angel Diaz
  • Ellen Cleghorne
  • Officer Rhoades
Producers :
Lydia Dean Pilcher , Michael Nozik
Writers :

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