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The Mambo Kings

1992 Rated R 1hr 46m

Musician brothers Cesar (Armand Assante) and Nestor (Antonio Banderas) Castillo flee Havana in the 1950s with hopes of making it big, but a secret Cesar hoped would stay in Cuba threatens to tear the Mambo Kings apart. Once in New York, the Castillos play the hottest clubs and find gorgeous women, but Nestor can't forget his beautiful Maria. The film is based on Oscar Hijuelos's Pulitzer Prize-winning book The Mambo Kings Play Songs of Love.

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Movie Details

1993 Academy Award®
  • Best Music Song nominee
Common Sense rating OK for kids 17+
Screen formats

Widescreen Anamorphic 2.35:1


English, French, Spanish (Neutral)

Closed captioned


Language and sound

English: DTS 5.1 Surround, French: Dolby Digital 2.0 Surround, Spanish (Neutral): Dolby Digital 2.0 Surround

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access.