My Family
My Family (1995)

Featuring Jennifer Lopez in her first major big-screen role, Gregory Nava's My Family traces three generations of the Sanchez's, a Mexican-American family living in East Los Angeles. Beginning in the 1930s, the film outlines the… More

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Rated: R
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Genre: Drama
Release Date: May 3, 1995
DVD Release Date: April 6, 2004
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Critic Score: 85% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

An ambitious sweeping epic made for a meager $5 1/2 million about three generations of a Mexican-American family.

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Emanuel Levy

Too sprawling and disappointingly sentimental, this family saga is nonetheless Gregory Nava's breakthrough feature, made on a larger canvas with bigger budget and name cast (Jimmy Smits, Edward James Olmos, Esai Morales).

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Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

Touching and often mystical portrait of a multi-generational Mexican-American family in East Los Angeles.

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Leo L
Great movie!