Recounts the true story of a young Catholic socialite from Buenos Aires, Camila O'Gorman, who falls in love and runs away with a young Jesuit priest, Ladislao Gutierrez, in 1847. Eventually they are found and executed by the repressive government.
Chronicles the story of a brother and sister who flee strife-torn Guatemala for a new life in "el Norte"--the North. After a harrowing journey through Mexico and across the United States border they bring their traditional skills and values to the society of contemporary Los Angeles and enter the world of the illegal alien.
Romantic fantasy set in the early 20th century about a young couple blocked from marrying by the demands of her cold and selfish mother. To be near his love the young man marries her sister, and she expresses her passion for him through her cooking.
A psychological thriller about two small-time con-men who team up to pull off a big-time score involving a set of valuable counterfeit stamps known as The Nine Queens. When the rule change suddenly, the two crooks end up pitted against one another.
In the mid-70's, Argentina's military dictatorship carried out a brutal campaign of torture and murder against thousands of its own citizens. Set in present day Argentina, [the film] follows ... the sheltered wife of a wealthy businessman ... who finds herself face to face with a legacy of terror as she begins to discover that her own daughter, adopted at birth, may have been stolen from a family of 'los desaparacidos' (the disappeared ones).