Lupe Ontiveros

Lupe Ontiveros

Total Credits at Criticker: 20 (Actor)

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    Chuck & Buck
    Buck is a man-child who has lived his existence in a life of Romper Room, kindergarten collages, and lollipops. When his mother dies suddenly, Buck remembers his old childhood friend Chuck, with whom he feels a need to reconnect after having invited him to his mother's funeral. Buck treks out to Los Angeles where Chuck, an up-and-coming music record executive, is living his life. Buck ends up developing an obsession with Chuck and begins stalking him. (imdb)
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    El Norte
    Mayan Indian peasants, tired of being thought of as nothing more than "brazos fuertes" ("strong arms", i.e., manual laborers) and organizing in an effort to improve their lot in life, are discovered by the Guatemalan army. After the army destroys their village and family, a brother and sister, teenagers who just barely escaped the massacre, decide they must flee to "El Norte" ("the North", i.e., the USA)... (imdb)
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    Passionada
    The film is a romantic comedy about a Portuguese widow whose husband had been a fisherman who died at sea. The widow's teenage daughter wants to be a professional gambler and she convinces her mother to date a British man whose new in town. The widow falls for the Brit, who pretends to be in the fishing business but is actually a professional gambler. The naive daughter gets into some trouble. (imdb)
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    Real Women Have Curves
    The story of Ana (Ferrera), a first generation Mexican-American teenager torn between her mainstream ambitions and her cultural heritage. (HBO Films)
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    Selena
    This biographical drama charting the extraordinary career and tragic slaying of pop singing sensation Selena. (Warner Bros.)
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    Born in East L.A.
    Rudy is an American of Mexican descent who is caught up in an immigration raid on a factory. Deported to Mexico as an illegal immigrant, he has no way of proving that he is in fact an American citizen, and is forced to rely on his cunning to sneak his way back home. (imdb)
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    Candyman: Day of the Dead
    The Candyman is back, trying to convince his descendent, an artist, to join him. (imdb)
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    The Brave
    A down-on-his-luck American Indian recently released from jail is offered the chance to "star" as the victim of a snuff film, the resulting pay of which could greatly help his poverty stricken family. (imdb)
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    Tortilla Heaven
    God, Greed, and the American Dream. A tiny town in New Mexico is turned upside down when the face of Jesus Christ appears upon a tortilla. (Archangel Entertainment)
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    My Family
    Traces over three generations an immigrant family's trials, tribulations, tragedies, and triumphs. Maria and Jose, the first generation, come to Los Angeles, meet, marry, face deportation all in the 1930's. They establish their family in East L.A., and their children Chucho, Paco, Memo, Irene, Toni, and Jimmy deal with youth culture and the L.A. police in the 50's. As the second generation become adults in the 60's, the focus shifts to Jimmy, his marriage to Isabel (a Salvadorian refugee), their son, and Jimmy's journey to becoming a responsible parent. (imdb)
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    A Girl Like Me: The Gwen Araujo Story
    Based on a true story. As a young boy, Eddie Araujo always felt different somehow. She started putting on her mom's makeup and wearing her mom's clothes, which her mom found odd. By the time she entered her teen years, Eddie could no longer hide the fact that she was a lot different, that she was meant to be female and not male. When she finally accepted it and with her mom's eventual support, Eddie changed her name to Gwen and started to live life as female until a tragic night changed everythi (imdb)
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    The World\
    A neurotic baker travels to Hollywood to attend a talent search for an actor to rival the great Valentino. Although not an actor, through blind luck he succeeds - to a certain degree! (imdb)
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    Dolly Dearest
    An American family moves to Mexico to fabricate dolls, but their toyfactory happens to be next to a Satan grave and the toys come into possession of an old, malicious spirit. (imdb)
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    Our Family Wedding
    The weeks leading up to a young couple's wedding is comic and stressful, especially as their respective fathers (Whitaker and Mencia) try to lay to rest their feud.
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    Guido
    An Iraqi immigrant hit man, GUIDO, gets mixed up in a deal gone bad and is forced to transport a corpse across the country, with several Albanian assassins and the FBI on his trail. When his elderly, Mexican-American landlady blackmails him into taking her with him, he is forced to confront his past and, ultimately, find hope in the future. (imdb)
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    A Show of Force
    An American journalist in Puerto Rico in 1978 investigates the death of nationalists who may have been murdered by the police. (imdb)
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    The Rosary Murders
    A priest is put in a dilemma when the serial killer who has been murdering priests and nuns confesses to him. (imdb)
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    Lies in Plain Sight
    The story of Eva and her blind cousin Sofia, who were inseparable as children, with Eva the loyal companion who helped Sofia through her tough adolescent years. When Eva suddenly commits suicide, Sofia rushes home to her father, Hector, and Eva's parents, Marisol and Rafael, to find answers. But the more she delves into Eva's life, questioning her past boyfriends Ethan and Christian, the more Sofia realizes that their childhood was actually filled with dark, disturbing secrets. (imdb)
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    Dark Mirror
    A photographer moves her family into a strange old house, where she discovers an alternate reality reflected in the glass... A dark reality that is closing in on her. Everyone she takes pictures of dies off. (imdb)
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    Rob
    Rob (2012) - TV Series
    Centers on solitary guy, Rob, who marries into a huge Mexican-American family. (imdb)
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