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Real Women Have Curves (2002)

Real Women Have Curves
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America Ferrera America Ferrera
Ana Garcia
Lupe Ontiveros Lupe Ontiveros
Carmen Garcia
Ingrid Oliu Ingrid Oliu
Estela Garcia
George Lopez George Lopez
Mr. Guzman
Brian Sites Brian Sites
Lourdes Perez Nido Lourdes Perez Nido
Jorge Cervera Jr. Jorge Cervera Jr.
Raúl Garcia

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George LaVoo George LaVoo
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Description: While My Big Fat Greek Wedding broke box-office records in 2002, Real Women Have Curves did a better job of keeping it real. Set in the vibrant environs of East Los Angeles, with a breakthrough performance by Latina newcomer America Ferrera, this comedic drama takes a familiar subject--a bright teenager struggling to define her identity--and turns it into an authentic celebration of feminine empowerment. Eighteen-year-old Ana (Ferrera) has scholarship potential, her first boyfriend, and a chubby figure that her similarly overweight mother (Lupe Ontiveros, perfectly cast) won't stop harping about. Mom insists that Ana work in her ... (more)
Release date: 8 November 2002
UPC: 026359202421
Tags: Drama (7), Coming Of Age (5), Comedy (4), Los Angeles (4), Spanish (3), Indie (3), Family (3), California (3), 2002 (3), Teen (2), 2000s (2), Obesity (2), Women (1), L.a. (1), Face Slapped (1), America (1), American (1), Live-action (1), Teen Sex (1), Mexican (1)
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