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A Better Life (2011 movie)

A 2011 movie directed by Chris Weitz.

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  • Apr 19, 2011
A BETTER LIFE -- This indie film looks amazing. 

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review by . November 06, 2011
posted in Movie Hype
*** out of ****    I despise Oscar Bait; I really do. It's not fun watching filmmakers strip a film of all its artistry and thought-provoking attributes, actually, it ends up rather exhausting. Of course, there is good Oscar Bait ("The King's Speech"), but I still dislike the idea as a whole. If you don't even know what I'm on about and are scratching your head whenever I use the term, I'll fill you in; "Oscar Bait" is a term best used to define a film that tries to be overly …
review by . July 02, 2011
posted in Movie Hype
Star Rating:         A Better Life tells the story of Carlos Galindo (Demian Bichar), an undocumented gardener getting by in East Los Angeles. As the title suggests, his dream is to provide a better life for his fourteen-year-old son, Luis (Jose Julian), who isn’t taking school seriously and is perilously close to joining a gang. Although he doesn’t have a driver’s license, Carlos is coaxed into purchasing his friend’s truck, complete with gardening …
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Director: Chris Weitz
Genre: Drama
Release Date: 24 June 2011 (USA)
MPAA Rating: PG-13
Screen Writer: Eric Eason, Roger L. Simon
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