• The Mambo Kings (1992)

The Mambo Kings

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

Awards

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