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A Better Life

Rating:PG-13
Genre:Drama
Release Date:June 24, 2011
Running time:97 minutes
Cast:Demian Bichir, Jose Julian, Dolores Heredia, Joaquin Cosio, Carlos Linares
Director:Chris Weitz
Producer:Paul Junger Witt, Christian McLaughlin, Chris Weitz, Jami Gertz, Stacey Lubliner
Writer:Eric Eason
Distributor:Summit Entertainment

Web Site: http://www.facebook.com/ABetterLifeMovie

Description: Determined to give his estranged teenage son a better future, Carlos Riquelme, an illegal immigrant, buys a used truck and gardening equipment to start a business. However, when the truck is stolen, he and his son work together to recover it, reconnecting for the first time in years.

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