La Bamba (1987)

 

 

 

Director:    Luis Valdez.

Starring:    Lou Diamond Phillips (Ritchie Valens), Esai Morales (his brother Bob), Danielle Von Zerneck, Elizabeth Pena.


Biopic of the Hispanic-American rock and roll singer Ritchie Valens from his rise as a farm laborer to stardom at the age of seventeen with a string of hits and all the while plagued by  his very jealous brother Bob.

 

 

 

 

 

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