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El cantante(Movie, 2006)

1h 56min | Genres: History, Drama, Music
El cantanteRating: 3.5/5 (with 3636 votes)
El Cantante is a 2006 biographical film which stars singers Marc Anthony and Jennifer Lopez. The film is based on the life of the late salsa singer Héctor Lavoe, who is portrayed by Anthony. The film is told from the viewpoint of Puchi, Hector's wife, portrayed by Lopez. Initially debuting at the Toronto International Film Festival on September 12, 2006, El Cantante was released on August 3, 2007. Distributed by Picturehouse, the film runs for 106 minutes and is rated R for language, sexuality and drug use. According to Box Office Mojo, El Cantante is the twenty-eighth highest-grossing musical biopic of all time. ()
Movie poster of El cantante

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Available languages: English
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Duration: 1h 54min
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Available languages: English
Available subtitles: English
Duration: 1h 54min
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Duration: 1h 54min
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Also available at Amazon.com on: DVD

About El cantante

The rise and fall of salsa singer, Héctor Lavoe (1946-1993), as told from the perspective of his wife Puchi, who looks back from 2002.


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Additional Information

Production country: United States of America (USA)
Inspired by: Héctor Lavoe (Person)
Original language: English (EN)
Spoken languages: English (EN), Spanish (ES)
Translated into 14 languages: Bulgarian (BG), Czech (CS), German (DE), English (EN), Spanish (ES), Hebrew (HE), Hungarian (HU), Italian (IT), Korean (KO), Dutch (NL), Polish (PL), Portuguese (PT), Russian (RU), Turkish (TR)
Status: Released
Release date US: 08/03/2007 (World premiere: 09/12/2006)
Alternative titles in other countries (from previews, ads etc.):
"Beautiful Woman and Salsa"
Keywords: salsa, 1970s, dancing

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WatchPlayStream ID: MOVIES:14977, Added: 02/19/2018, Last updated: 09/02/2021