Movies about Chicanos never seem to get old.
Category - Arts
“Carlos” pays tribute to one of the most talented and trailblazing crossover artists of our time.
"A million Miles Away" is an inspirational story that would have benefited from a stronger script.
More than music, Los Tigres del Norte is the soundtrack to our identity.
Luis Valdez's "Zoot Suit" deserves recognition as one of the great Chicano classics.
The 15 million dollars that Mexico received was compensation for the destruction of Mexico City, not for the land.
Jorge Garza masterfully mixes Chicano heroes with Aztec art and pop culture.
Blue Beetle is a funny, heartfelt and culturally-significant entry into the superhero genre.
"American Homeboy" played to a full theater in Los Angeles this past weekend.
Lalo Guerrero was original, irreverent, and dramatic, all at the same time.
Mutant Mayhem is one of the best animated films of the year.
Watch "American Homeboy" on the Daily Chela TV app starting Sept 14th.
Barbie explores the pros and cons of both matriarchy and patriarchy.
“Bless Me, Ultima” addresses the big philosophical questions of life.
From the military to punk rock, Vincent Cooper's latest book demonstrates lyrical command.
Controversy and filmmaking flaws aside, Sound Of Freedom touches on an important subject that neither side should be politicizing.
From Zoe Saldaña to Jenna Ortega, Latinos have left a mark on virtually every genre so far this year.
Cruise is superb, but the latest installment of the Mission Impossible Franchise leaves a lot to be desired.
Chicano art has long been anchored in both political activism and strong themes of overt cultural pride.
While Ford delivers a strong performance, it might be time to hang the franchise up.
Among those in attendance, Eva Longoria, who recently directed the movie "Flamin' Hot."
The little Mermaid is a mixed bag with a strong performance by Halle Bailey.
Bigger than an origin story, Flamin’ Hot is a commentary that we should wear our cultural heritage as a badge of honor.
A high stakes upbringing gives the audience plenty to root for.
“Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3" is a heartfelt farewell to the most grounded and memorable family in film.
"Peter Pan & Wendy" spotlights a diverse cast and superb visual effects.
I am not interested in having a place at the table, I want to build my own.
"La Tierra Mia" seeks to tell the story of Chicano Park while bridging the gap between generations.
Zach De La Rocha is rarely mentioned with other influential emcees of his era. But he should be.
The golden age of Mexican comic books was beautiful, dark, and groundbreaking.
"The Reset," produced by Grammy winning producer R1ckone is scheduled for release on July 28th.
The war on L.A.'s murals was intentional, and now the effects may be irreversible.
"John Wick: Chapter 4" is by far the strongest film of the franchise with some of the best action in film history.
The film will play in select cities this August, and then stream on the Daily Chela app this September.
The Super Mario Bros Movie is an entertaining adaptation that stays true to its source material.
Warner Bros. is set to release the star-and-Latino-studded film August 18th.
Thirty years later, "Blood In Blood Out" has only grown in popularity and solidified itself as a cult classic.
A Good Person is a sincere depiction of grief, addiction, forgiveness, accountability, and redemption.
While more Latina writers have become established with time, there’s still a lack of voices when it comes to Latinas in literature.
Teen Angels was bold, beautiful, and influential. But its eclectic founder makes it that much more interesting.
This year's Sundance Film Festival featured 52 full-length feature movies with an array of documentaries and narrative features.
The carefully selected songs in "Going Varsity In Mariachi" are iconic, powerful and recognizable.
"Sensitivity writers" will remove the word "fat" and make Oompa Loompas gender neutral.
Overall, “Ant-Man" is a visual exposition filled with childish jokes and underwritten characters.
Anchored by a career-defining performance from García Bernal, “Cassandro” pays homage to Lucha Libre from the perspective and experience of a trailblazing...
This year's annual list includes not only emcees but producers and singer/songwriters.
Onyx the Fortuitous is a love letter to ‘80s horror movies.
“Radical” is a beautiful portrayal of what’s possible if only we dare to challenge the norm.
Chicana artist Lucinda “La Morena” Hinojos will lead a design crew to create a 9,500 foot mural in Phoenix during Super Bowl weekend
The following is an excerpt from the memoir “Through Smoke-Teared Eyes,” which was written by Chicano war veteran Johnny F. Pugh who passed away 11...