R | | Drama
A man makes his way from Mexico to L.A. in the 1920s, gets married and raises a big family there. The movie follows the children until they, too, get married and have children in the 1960s.
The final scene is duplicated shot-for-shot from the final scene of The World of Apu (1959).
Maria, we've had a good life. We've been very lucky.
Maria: It would have been even better if...
Jose: No Maria, don't say it. Don't even say it. It is wrong to wish for too much in this life. God has been good to us. We've been very lucky. And our life have been ...
When Isabella is at the Sanchez home, we see a medium shot of Paco with a bowl of popcorn, and Memo. In front of them is a tray of taquitos. But a minute or two later, Irene brings out the same tray and sets it down on the coffee table in front of them.
$2,164,840 7 May 1995