PG-13 | | Drama, Romance
A gardener in East L.A. struggles to keep his son away from gangs and immigration agents while trying to give his son the opportunities he never had.
19 August 2011 | (email@example.com)
anyone who likes "real' life movies must go see A Better Life!
My husband and I went to see this film. I lived in Whittier for 25 years - So. CA. since the 50's and went to L.A....
Director Chris Weitz liked to do all the dangerous scenes in the script before he asked his cast to perform them. A stunt double taught Weitz and Demián Bichir how to climb a palm tree, and although Weitz was first to successfully climb one, Bichir did go on to film all ... ...
This country is a land of dreams. It can be a hard place, a cruel place. But it's where I work, and I dream of a better place for my son.
At 21:10, the size and shape of the bread that Santiago is giving to Carlos Galindo is different from different angles.
$62,087 (USA) (24 June 2011)
$1,754,319 (USA) (26 August 2011)
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