• Lowriders (2017)


Release Date: May 12th, 2017

DVD Release Date: September 5th, 2017

PG-13 |1 hr 39 min

Plot Summary

A teenage graffiti artist (Gabriel Chavarria) paints murals on the hoods of lowrider cars to help his older brother (Theo Rossi) win an upcoming competition.

Cast: Gabriel Chavarria, Theo Rossi, Demián Bichir, Eva Longoria, Melissa Benoist, Tony Revolori, Yvette Monreal, Cress Williams

Director: Ricardo de Montreuil

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Brian Grazer, Blumhouse Productions

Keywords: Competition, Transformation, Father, Engaging, Brother, Los Angeles, Rivalry, Growing up, Emotional, Car, Gripping

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Ratings & Reviews

  • 60
    Sheri LindenThe Hollywood Reporter

    A dynamic glimpse of contemporary Los Angeles funneled into an old-fashioned coming-of-age saga, Lowriders isn’t always persuasive, but it has plenty of heart. show more

  • 60

    Mexican-American culture isn’t merely draped over the story as an added element but woven throughout with a casual practicality that respects both the primary characters and their shot-on-location East L.A. setting. show more

  • 75
    Christy LemireRogerEbert.com

    Lowriders may spell too much out with obvious dialogue, and it may veer a bit too easily toward melodrama. But there’s an earnestness and a fundamental truth to this familial saga—as well as an appealing, low-budget scrappiness—that consistently make it hum. show more

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