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Javier Bardem stars as the Cuban poet and novelist, Reinaldo Arenas, who was singled out by his teachers and encouraged to further his skills as a writer despite the Castro regime's censorship of any work considered to be subversive or anti-authoritarian.… View More
Genres Drama, Other, Historical
Director Julian Schnabel
Starring Javier Bardem, Olivier Martinez, Andrea DiStefano, Johnny Depp View More
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Movie Summary

Javier Bardem stars as the Cuban poet and novelist, Reinaldo Arenas, who was singled out by his teachers and encouraged to further his skills as a writer despite the Castro regime's censorship of any work considered to be subversive or anti-authoritarian. Not only persecuted for his creative beliefs, the openly gay Arenas is jailed on a bogus sex charge. In 1980, Arenas is finally allowed to leave Cuba for the United States, where he achieves freedom of expression. Also starring Johnny Depp.
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Movie Details

Genres Drama, Other, Historical
Director Julian Schnabel
Starring Javier Bardem, Olivier Martinez, Andrea DiStefano, Johnny Depp, Sean Penn, Michael Wincott, Najwa Nimri, Hector Babenco, Vito Maria Schnabel
Studio Name Warner Bros.
Release Date 2000
VUDU Release Date 04/05/2011
Rating About Ratings
Running Time 133 minutes
Language English
Audio Tracks SD/Enhanced Widescreen, Dolby Digital Plus

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