El callejón de los milagros

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New York, NY : Film Movement, [2018].
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Physical Desc
1 videodisc (140 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (14 unnumbered pages : illustrations ; 15 cm).


General Note
Based on the novel by Naguib Mahfuz.
General Note
Originally released as a motion picture in 1995.
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Wide screen.
General Note
Special features: Behind the scenes footage; original Mexican trailer; in booklet, new essay by Carlos A. Gutiérrez.
Creation/Production Credits
Director of photography, Carlos Marcovich ; editor, Carlos Savage ; music, Lucia Alvarez.
Ernesto Gomez Cruz, Maria Rojo, Salma Hayek, Bruno Bichir, Delia Casanova, Margarita Sanz.
Heated tempers, frustrated desires and dashed hopes plague a diverse group of individuals whose lives cross paths in Mexico City. There is the bar-owner's son, Chava, who yearns to immigrate to America. A poor barber, Abel, is madly in love with the gorgeous Alma, who eventually becomes a high-class prostitute. Finally, there is Susanita, the desperate spinster who pursues many love affairs in hopes of finding a husband.
Target Audience
Rating: Not rated.
System Details
DVD; all regions, NTSC; 16:9 wide screen (1.85:1 aspect); Dolby digital 2.0 stereo.
Spanish dialogue; optional English subtitles; closed-captioned in English.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Fons, J., Ripstein, A., Leñero, V., Gómez Cruz, E., Rojo, M., Hayek, S., & Maḥfūẓ, N. (2018). El callejón de los milagros. New York, NY: Film Movement.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Jorge, Fons et al.. 2018. El Callejón De Los Milagros. New York, NY: Film Movement.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Jorge, Fons et al., El Callejón De Los Milagros. New York, NY: Film Movement, 2018.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Fons, Jorge,, et al. El Callejón De Los Milagros. New York, NY: Film Movement, 2018. DVD.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.

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