All Genres: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Release Year: 2009
Country: Mexico, USA
Director: Cary Fukunaga
Sound: Dolby Digital
Writing by: Cary Fukunaga – (written by) (as Cary Joji Fukunaga)
Produced by: Gerardo Barrera – executive producer
Pablo Cruz – executive producer
Gael García Bernal – executive producer
Amy Kaufman – producer
Diego Luna – executive producer
Cast: Marco Antonio Aguirre – Big Lips
Leonardo Alonso – Policía Judicial
Karla Cecilia Alvarado – Marera
Juan Pablo Arias Barrón – Niño #3
Rosalba Belén Barrón – Niño #2
Felipe Castro – Marero (as Sixto Felipe Castro)
Rosalba Quintana Cruz – Tierra Blanca Mujer
Marcela Feregrino – Kimberly
Kristian Ferrer – El Smiley
Edgar Flores – Willy / El Casper
Giovanni Florido – El Sipe
Music: Marcelo Zarvos
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Plot Outline: Honduran teenager Sayra (Gaitan) reunites with her father, an opportunity for her to potentially realize her dream of a life in the U.S…
Plot: Honduran teenager Sayra (Gaitan) reunites with her father, an opportunity for her to potentially realize her dream of a life in the U.S. Moving to Mexico is the first step in a feateful journey of unexpected events.
Movie Quotes: Peter Klaven: Slapping the bass! Slappa da bass! Slappa da bass mon! Slappa de bass mon!
Crazy Credits: We know about 1 Crazy Credits. One of them reads:
Scenes from the wedding reception play during the credits.
Goofs: We know about 3 goofs. Here comes one of them:
Continuity: The Macbook switches between facing forward and backwards on the kitchen counter when Peter gets home, and the 3 girls are talking.
Trivia: There are 3 entries in the trivia list – like these:
- The cameo BY Matt Walsh as the impatient golfer comes from his original character in the famous 'Ass Pennies' skit performed under the comedy group The Upright Citizens Brigade. In addition to being the same actor, he wears the exact outfit from the original 1990 skit ("Upright Citizens Brigade: Power Marketing (#1.4)" (1998))
- Members of the band OK Go appear at the end, during the credits, as the band in the wedding ceremony.
- The character's name played by J.K. Simmons is Oswald. Simmons starred in "Oz" (1997). Oz is short for Oswald State Correctional Facility.