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R| 1 hr. 39 min.

Plot Summary
Majo Tonorio (Gina Rodriguez), a talented hip-hop artist, is offered a record deal from a sleazy producer. She faces a difficult choice between selling out for money or staying true to herself and her music.

Cast: Gina Rodriguez , Jenni Rivera , Lou Diamond Phillips , Edward James Olmos , Emilio Rivera , Joseph Julian Soria , Braxton Miltz , Pete "Chingo Bling" Herrera

Directors: Youssef Delara , Michael D. Olmos

Genres: Drama

Distributor: Indomina

Filly Brown (2013)

Release Date: April 19th, 2013|1 hr. 39 min.

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  • Melodramatic and gritty Filly Brown marks the debut of a magnetic screen presence in Gina Rodriguez, as well as the final performance of singer Jenni Rivera, who died in a plane crash in December. show more

  • A dynamic breakout performance from Gina Rodriguez helps this rap-infused drama about a young Los Angeles Latina overcome its patchy storytelling. show more

  • There’s nothing much new here, but the performances and the milieu make Filly Brown an entertaining, honorable installment in a story that is the American Dream incarnate, and has been ever since the first wannabe showed up on Tin Pan Alley at the beginning of the last century. show more

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