El Cantante (R1) in October
New Line Home Entertainment have announced the Region 1 DVD release of El Cantante on 30th October 2007 priced at $27.95 SRP. The turbulent journey of the man who ignited the high-tempo sound of salsa is at the centre of this film starring Jennifer Lopez and Marc Anthony in which they portray the king and queen of the 1960s and 1970s salsa movement. Inspired by a true story, the film chronicles Hector Lavoe’s rise to stardom, his complex relationship with his family and the admiration of an audience deeply connected to the emotional and tumultuous lyrics of his life.
- The Sound and the Heat of El Cantante
- Feature Commentaries with Director Leon Ichaso and Writers Todd Anthony Bello and David Darmstaedter