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PG-13| 1 hr. 49 min.

Plot Summary
Single mother Rosario (Kate del Castillo) leaves her young son Carlitos (Adrian Alonso) in the care of his grandmother and illegally crosses the border into the U.S. Though she hopes to eventually make a better life for herself and her son, she toils in a dead-end job as a cleaning lady in Los Angeles. When Carlitos' grandmother passes away some years later, the boy begins a difficult and dangerous journey to join her.

Cast: Adrian Alonso , Kate del Castillo , Eugenio Derbez , Maya Zapata , America Ferrera , Jesse Garcia , Carmen Salinas , Gabriel Porras

Director: Patricia Riggen

Genres: Drama

Distributor: Weinstein Co.

Under the Same Moon (La Misma Luna) (2007)

Release Date: March 19th, 2008|1 hr. 49 min.

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critic reviews ( 3 )
fan reviews ( 19 )
  • Although based on a fictional story, it has the feel of truth and is a vivid reminder of the hell Mexicans put themselves through to live in the United States, even illegally. show more

  • A powerful and evocative account of the efforts undertaken to forge a perilous mother-and-child reunion. Told in Spanish with English subtitles, it is a moving tale of yearning, as well as unflagging courage and determination. show more

  • Under the Same Moon comes most vividly to life when Adrian Alonso is on the screen. show more

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  • August 24, 2008 Gmelinda31
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    why is this movie not a christian life movie why does that even cross your mind it is a great movie a very touching real movie i loved it .i dont even speak spanish and i was glued to it from beginning to end i loved it i give it ten tacos (smile)

  • May 22, 2008 CARLOS
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    Shut upppppppp. Get a life! A christian life at that.cab0852@aol,com

  • May 22, 2008 mex24solo
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    KATE DEL CASTILLO,DERBEZ,CARMEN SALINAS Y EL NINO ADRIAN MIS FELICITACIONES POR TREMENDAS ACTUACIONES.....ARRIBA LA RAZA!!!!!

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