Almost a Woman
Almost a Woman (2006)

Based on the 1999 memoir by Esmerelda Santiago (the sequel to her earlier When I Was Puerto Rican), Almost a Woman begins in 1961, when the Santiago family -- single mom, six children, and formidable grandmother -- moves from Puerto Rico to… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: May 26, 2006
DVD Release Date: September 26, 2006
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Michael Rechtshaffen
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A historically vivid but dramatically stunted coming-of-age drama.

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Mark Abell
A tender, sweet coming of age story, based on the memoir of Esmerelda Santiago, about a young girl transplanted from Puerto Rico to New York in the early… More