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Michael Cassady in East Side Story

East Side Story

2006 NR

Dutiful grandson Diego Campos (René Alvarado) helps run the family restaurant, hides his gay relationships from his traditional Latino family and faces cultural changes to his ethnic enclave in this film festival favorite set in East Los Angeles. Diego finds himself navigating uncharted territory when his amorous aunt (Gladys Jimenez) puts the moves on his boyfriend (David Berón) and an influx of gay white men moves into the neighborhood.