El Cortez (Blu-ray)

Directed by Stephen Purvis

Release Year: 2006
Running Time: 90
UPC: 7 38329 25937 2
Optional English Subtitles: Yes
Color Type: Color
Country: U.S.
Language: English
Genres: Film Noir
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Cast
Lou Diamond Phillips
Bruce Weitz
Glenn Plummer
Tracy Middendorf
James McDaniel
Peter Onorati

Crew
Directed by Stephen Purvis

El Cortez is the story of an autistic man who attempts to start a new life after his incarceration. After five years in a prison for the criminally insane, Manny (Lou Diamond Phillips, La Bamba) returns to Reno. He moves into a motel and takes a job as a clerk at the Hotel El Cortez. He is befriended by Popcorn (Bruce Weitz, Hill Street Blues), a crippled prospector who seeks his help to persuade Russo (Peter Onorati, Goodfellas), a wealthy gambler, to invest in Popcorn’s gold mine. But Manny cannot escape his past and is soon caught in a labyrinth that leads to a murderous triple cross.


Blu-ray Extras Include:

Behind-the-scenes Featurette

Deleted Scene

Trailer


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