Search results for "Rubén Blades"


All the Pretty Horses (2000) RT 32% / Audience 42%

DVD release: May 2001

The year is 1949. A young Texan named John Grady finds himself without a home after his mother sells the ranch where he has spent his entire life. Lured south of the border by ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance • Western
DIRECTION:  Billy Bob Thornton
CAST:  Matt Damon  •  Henry Thomas  •  Penélope Cruz  •  Sam Shepard

Color of Night (1994) RT 22% / Audience 30%

DVD release: May 2001

When New York psychiatrist Bill Capa visits Los Angeles to take over his murdered colleague's therapy group, he finds himself embroiled in the thick of a mystery when he bumps ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Richard Rush
CAST:  Bruce Willis  •  Jane March  •  Rubén Blades  •  Lesley Ann Warren

Cradle Will Rock (1999) RT 65% / Audience 71%

DVD release: May 2000

A true story of politics and art in the 1930s USA, centered around a leftist musical drama and attempts to stop its production.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Tim Robbins
CAST:  Hank Azaria  •  Rubén Blades  •  Joan Cusack  •  John Cusack

Critical Condition (1987) RT Audience 38%

DVD release: Jul 2004

Eddie is a con artist. But this time he's framed and comes before a judge. By claiming insanity, he hopes to get off the hook. He manages end up in a hospital for a mental ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Michael Apted
CAST:  Richard Pryor  •  Rachel Ticotin  •  Rubén Blades  •  Maria Cardinale

Imagining Argentina (2003) RT 33% / Audience 72%

DVD release: Oct 2005

Set during the unsettling disappearances in Buenos Aires during the dictatorship of the 1970s, the film involves theater director Carlos Rueda and his wife Cecilia. Shortly ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Christopher Hampton
CAST:  Antonio Banderas  •  Emma Thompson  •  Leticia Dolera  •  Maria Canals Barrera

Predator 2 (1990) RT 25% / Audience 44%

DVD release: Feb 2003

Ten years after a band of mercenaries first battled a vicious alien, the invisible creature from another world has returned to Earth—and this time, it’s drawn to the ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Stephen Hopkins
CAST:  Kevin Peter Hall  •  Danny Glover  •  Gary Busey  •  Rubén Blades

Secuestro Express (2005) RT 52% / Audience 75%

DVD release: Jan 2006

Young couple Carla (Maestro) and Martin (Leroux) are abducted by three men and spend a terrifying night in Caracas as they wait for Carla's father (Blades) to hand over the ransom  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Jonathan Jakubowicz
CAST:  Mía Maestro  •  Rubén Blades  •  Carlos Julio Molina  •  Pedro Perez

The Devil's Own (1997) RT 33% / Audience 41%

DVD release: Feb 1998

Frankie McGuire, one of the IRA's deadliest assassins, draws an American family into the crossfire of terrorism. But when he is sent to the U.S. to buy weapons, Frankie is ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Alan J. Pakula
CAST:  Brad Pitt  •  Harrison Ford  •  Julia Stiles  •  Margaret Colin

The Super (1991) RT Audience 41%

DVD release: Jun 2004

Joe Pesci stars as Louie Kritski, a heartless landlord who has been so negligent in keeping up his ghetto apartment that he is threatened with jail time. The judge gives him ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Rod Daniel
CAST:  Joe Pesci  •  Vincent Gardenia  •  Madolyn Smith Osborne  •  Stacey Travis

Assassination Tango (2002) RT 48% / Audience 32%

DVD release: Dec 2003

John J. is a seasoned hit man sent on a job to Argentina. When the General he's sent to kill delays his return to the country, John passes the time with Manuela, a beautiful ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Robert Duvall
CAST:  Robert Duvall  •  Rubén Blades  •  Kathy Baker  •  Luciana Pedraza




Chinese Box (1997) RT 62% / Audience 55%

DVD release: Sep 1998

The story of Hong Kong, from New Year's Day to June 30th, 1997, when the British left their colony and turned it over to the People's Republic of China.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Romance
DIRECTION:  Wayne Wang
CAST:  Jeremy Irons  •  Gong Li  •  Maggie Cheung  •  Michael Hui

The Two Jakes (1990) RT 65% / Audience 39%

DVD release: Nov 1999

This sequel to the classic Chinatown finds private detective Jake Gittes still haunted from the events of the first film. Hired by a man to investigate his wife's infidelities ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Mystery
DIRECTION:  Jack Nicholson
CAST:  Jack Nicholson  •  Harvey Keitel  •  Meg Tilly  •  Madeleine Stowe

The Milagro Beanfield War (1988) RT 59% / Audience 75%

DVD release: May 2005

In Milagro, a small town in the American Southwest, Ladd Devine plans to build a major new resort development. While activist Ruby Archuleta and lawyer/newspaper editor ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy • Drama
DIRECTION:  Robert Redford
CAST:  Rubén Blades  •  Sônia Braga  •  James Gammon  •  Melanie Griffith

Spin (2003) RT 43% / Audience 70%

DVD release: May 2005

"Spin" tells the story of a boy who loses his parents in a plane crash, is taken in by his uncle (Tucci), who then leaves him for ten years in the care of his Hispanic ranch ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Family
DIRECTION:  James Redford
CAST:  Rubén Blades  •  Stanley Tucci  •  Dana Delany  •  Brendan Murphy

Spoken Word (2009)

A San Francisco spoken word artist returns to New Mexico to be with his dying father, only to find he loses his "voice" as he is sucked back in to the dysfunctional life of ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Victor Nunez
CAST:  Kuno Becker  •  Miguel Sandoval  •  Rubén Blades  •  Persia White

Crazy from the Heart (1991)

A small-town, high-school principal still living at home with her mother shakes up her life in a way that even she never expected when she agrees to go out on a date with her ...  (more)

GENRES: Comedy
DIRECTION:  Thomas Schlamme
CAST:  Rubén Blades  •  Christine Lahti  •  William Russ  •  Louise Latham

The Counselor (2013)

A lawyer finds himself in far over his head when he attempts to get involved in drug trafficking.  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Ridley Scott
CAST:  Michael Fassbender  •  Penélope Cruz  •  Javier Bardem  •  Cameron Diaz

The Last Fight (1983)

Singer-turned-boxer Andy 'Kid' Clave signs a contract with a shady promoter Joaquin Vargas. But Clave turns against Vargas when the promoter's thugs kill Clave's girlfriend ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Fred Williamson
CAST:  Willie Colón  •  Rubén Blades  •  Fred Williamson  •  Darlanne Fluegel

Hands of Stone (2016) RT 43% / Audience 68%

The legendary Roberto Duran and his equally legendary trainer Ray Arcel change each other's lives.  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Jonathan Jakubowicz
CAST:  Robert De Niro  •  Édgar Ramírez  •  Rubén Blades  •  Ellen Barkin

From Son to Salsa (1997)

A testimony about Afro-Cuban popular music from its origins to the present day.  (more)

GENRES: Documentary
DIRECTION:  Rigoberto López
CAST:  Rubén Blades  •  Celia Cruz  •  Isaac Delgado  •  Tito Puente