Bread And Roses

"Very Good"

Bread And Roses Review


Not to be confused with Bread and Tulips, this oddly compelling look at illegal immigrant janitors who unionize in San Diego is far more interesting than its plot description. While Adrien Brody is engaging as the brash organizer and Pilar Padilla makes a wonderful impression as an immigrant organizee/love interest, the show is all but stolen by George Lopez's hilariously dead-on turn as the evil janitorial foreman.


Bread And Roses

Facts and Figures

Run time: 110 mins

In Theaters: Wednesday 25th October 2000

Distributed by: Lions Gate Releasing

Production compaines: Alta Films S.A., Parallax Pictures

Reviews

Contactmusic.com: 3.5 / 5

Rotten Tomatoes: 65%
Fresh: 41 Rotten: 22

IMDB: 7.1 / 10

Cast & Crew

Director:

Producer: Rebecca O'Brien

Starring: as Maya, as Sam Shapiro, as Bert, Monica Rivas as Simona, Frankie Davila as Luis, Lillian Hurst as Anna, Mayron Payes as Ben, Maria Orellana as Berta, Melody Garrett as Cynthia, as Rosa, as Perez

Also starring:

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