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R| 1 hr. 28 min.

Plot Summary
Mexican literature professor Pablo Fernandez (Jesus Nebot) has lost his wife and home in a hurricane. With nothing left in Mexico for him, he decides to take his daughter, Cristina (Chelsea Rendon), and sneak into America. He finds work as a tomato picker, but when he gets into a car accident that leaves a child dead, he goes on the run from the law. With the help of Soid (Lindsay Price), a documentary filmmaker, Pablo and his daughter try to escape across the border into Canada.

Cast: Jesus Nebot , Chelsea Rendon , Lindsay Price , Vernee Watson-Johnson , Susan Haskell , Robert Vestal , Paul Ganus , Joe Estevez

Directors: Julia Montejo , Jesus Nebot

Genres: Drama

Distributor: Innovation Film Group

No Turning Back (2001)

Release Date: June 13th, 2003|1 hr. 28 min.

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  • 80
    Film Threat

    Jesus Nebot pulls off the impossible task of not only being the writer, director, producer, and star of the film No Turning Back, but makes it all work into a satisfying and socially conscious film as well. show more

  • 50
    Dennis Harvey Variety

    Competently made but unconvincing melodrama. show more

  • 40
    Chuck Wilson L.A. Weekly

    Heartfelt yet overly schematic debut feature. show more

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