A Better Life
Release date: June 24
Already hailed by Entertainment Weekly as a potential Oscar contender in 2012, A Better Life stars Demián Bichir as an undocumented Mexican gardener in Los Angeles whose truck is stolen. Known for his role as the mayor of Tijuana in Showtime’s comedy hit Weeds, Bichir now plays single father Carlos Galindo as he navigates through the tough barrios of East L.A. to recover his means of livelihood while struggling to provide a better future for his son. A powerful drama from director Chris Weitz (Twilight: New Moon, About a Boy).