Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, c2005.
Unrated version ; widescreen version.
1 videodisc (ca. 105 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD, Dolby Digital 5.1 surround, Dolby Digital surround stereo.
Includes English, French, and Spanish language soundtracks, with optional subtitles in English, French or Spanish.
Armand Assante, Antonio Banderas, Cathy Moriarty, Maruschka Detmers.
Producers, Arnon Milchan and Arne Glimcher ; screenplay, Cynthia Cidre ; director, Arne Glimcher ; director of photography, Michael Ballhaus ; editor, Claire Simpson ; production designer, Stuart Wurtzel.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1992.
Based on the novel "The mambo kings play songs of love" by Oscar Hijuelos.
"This unrated version contains material different from the R-rated version"--Container.
MPAA rating: [Unrated]; R; for sexuality.
Musician brothers, Cesar and Nestor, leave Cuba for America in the 1950s, with the hopes of making it to the top of the Latin music scene. Cesar is the older brother who serves as the business manager and is a consumate ladies' man. Nestor is the brooding songwriter, who cannot forget the woman in Cuba who broke his heart.
Special features: director's commentary ; behind-the-scenes ; theatrical trailer.
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