Mexico Cinema Crosses THE BORDER

November 2013
Variety;11/5/2013, Vol. 321 Issue 18, p110
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The article reports on developments related to the motion picture industry in Mexico as of November 5, 2013. Background is presented on Hollywood movies' domination of the Mexican box office with local films accounting for a small portion of the total movie revenue. It highlights the box office earnings of the movies "We Are the Nobles," directed by Gaz Alazraki and distributed by Warner Brothers and "Instructions Not Included," directed by Eugenio Derbez.


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