Air Date: September 25th, 2007
External rivalries and internal power struggles dog a successful Cuban-American family.
Season 1 - Episode 13 : Open and Shut Dec 18, 2007
Alex finds himself framed for the murder of Joe Samuels and begins his own investigation of the crime.
Season 1 - Episode 12 : The Perfect Son Dec 11, 2007
Alex gets word that Joe Samuels plans to disrupt Jamie's wedding, so he hires Ramon and his gang to handle security.
Season 1 - Episode 11 : Hurricane Dec 11, 2007
Looters hold Alex and Frank at gunpoint in their home during a hurricane; an elevator traps Isabel; Santo protects Artie during the storm.
Season 1 - Episode 10 : Time Away Nov 27, 2007
A Caribbean gambling trip causes Alex to feel comfortable with Cuban gangsters, until it turns violent.
Season 1 - Episode 9 : The Exile Nov 20, 2007
When mobsters hijack Duque Rum's trucks and Alex's plan to bring down Joe Samuels falls apart, Pancho forces Alex to step down as CEO.
The all-star cast, which includes Hector Elizondo as the patriarch of the Duque family and Jimmy Smits as the adopted son who inherits principal control of the old man's sugar cane business in a contentious handover, bring authenticity to what is otherwise a hysterical, Dynasty-style vision of Cuban-American experience set in and around kitschy Miami. Show More
A terrifically cast, intriguing series. Show More
It's a big soapy epic that allows you to turn off your brain late at night, but it ultimately carries no gravitas, minority hiring or not. As long as we're clear on that, there's nothing wrong for applauding what the series gets right, given the constraints of the genre. Show More