The Mambo Kings Poster

Release Date: February 24th, 1992

DVD Release Date: August 16th, 2005

R|1 hr 44 min

Plot Summary
The story of Cuban brothers Cesar and Nestor Castillo, who bring their unique sounds to New York in search of fame and fortune. While Cesar revels in the fame and the adoration of the women, Nestor increasingly finds himself mourning his homeland and lost love.

Cast: Armand Assante, Antonio Banderas, Cathy Moriarty, Maruschka Detmers, Desi Arnaz Jr., Celia Cruz, Roscoe Lee Browne, Vondie Curtis Hall

Director: Arne Glimcher

Genres: Musical, Drama

Keywords: New York City, Brother, Rivalry, Passionate, 1950s, Emotional, Hospital, Quest, Transformation, Love


Nominated Music (Original Song)
Nominated Best Original Song - Motion Picture