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Cristo Rey

Dominican Republic, 2013
Drama, Romance

Synopsis

Set in the Dominican Republic, Leticia Tonos Paniagua’s uniquely Caribbean retelling of Romeo and Juliet chronicles the love between a kind-hearted teenager, ostracized for his mixed Haitian-Dominican descent, and the beautiful sister of a local drug kingpin he’s hired to protect.

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Cristo Rey Directed by Leticia Tonos Paniagua