11 Netflix Biographical Dramas To Keep You Entertained This Winter

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1. “Gloria”

Based on the music career of Latina pop singer Gloria Trevi, this movie highlights both the life-changing successes and failures throughout Trevi’s career. If you’re looking for a film with telenovela-like drama, this is it!

2. “Che”


Focused on the life and journey of revolutionary leader Che Guevara, this intense film is a must-watch.

3. “Frida”

this movie was a piece of art | I loved it #fridakahlo #fridamovie

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Although many recognize her solely as a famous Latina artist, this film takes you through the harsh and beautiful details of Frida’s life. If you’re a fan of her work, this movie is perfect for you.

4. “Carlos”

Filled with action, violence and suspense, this movie shows you the multiple terrorist attacks committed by “Carlos the Jackal.”

5. “Chapo: el escape del siglo”


Although this figure is often joked about, this movie reveals the serious and dangerous power of drug lord Joaquín Guzmán… Also known as el Chapo.

6. “Mexican Gangster”

Based on a true story, this movie takes you through the violent crimes committed by a Mexican mariachi singer who was a serial killer in disguise.

7. “Reaching For The Moon”

Obsessing over this movie. #reachingforthemoon

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Based on Carmen Lucia de Oliveira’s novel Flores Raras e Benalíssimas, this movie shows you the dramatic love life of Elizabeth Bishop and Lota de Macedo Soares.

8. “Citizen Buelna”


This movie takes you through the events of the Mexican revolution and focuses specifically on the life of Rafael Buelna Tenorio. If you’re interested in learning about an underrated Mexican revolutionary leader, this is for you.

9. “Eisenstein In Guanajuato”

This biographical drama shows you the life of film director Sergei Eisenstein. Taking place in Mexico, this movie intensifies the beauty of Mexico’s culture and history.

10. “Chato: The King Of Brazil”


Starring Marco Ricca, Andrea Beltrao and Leticia Sabatella, this movie highlights the life of Chato, one of the important figures responsible for bringing Television to Brazil.

11. “Trinta”


Taking place in Brazil, this fun movie about dance and music focuses on the career of Joaozinho Trinta. If you’re looking for a lively film, “Trinta” is the way to go.

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The People Behind This Hateful Incident Have Been Arrested

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The People Behind This Hateful Incident Have Been Arrested

Last month, a family in Koyltown Township, Mich., woke up to find a stack of boxes in their driveway emblazoned with the words “Mexicans Suck,” “Take Back America” and “Trump.” The boxes were stacked and taped together to give the appearance of a wall.

The family also found this doll made of balloons near their driveway:

Credit: Tuscola County Sheriff's Office
CREDIT: Credit: Tuscola County Sheriff’s Office

“This is a crime. This sort of thing will not be tolerated,” said Tuscola County Undersheriff Glen Skrent in a statement. According to Michigan Live, one of the family members is Hispanic.

Earlier this week, the Tuscola County Sheriff’s Department took to Facebook to announce they have arrested the suspects connected with the crime:

Here is an update to the ethnic intimidation complaint that had occurred in Koylton Twp in early November and was originally posted on November 14, 2016 by the Sheriff’s Office…

In early November Deputy Roland of the Tuscola County Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of possible ethnic intimidation. He completed a scene investigation and was then assisted by Det. Baxter and Det. Jones. In following up with the case, the Detectives were able to collect evidence and identify suspects. The detective’s conducted many interviews and were able to obtain good information to complete the investigation. The Sheriff’s Office was assisted by agents from the FBI. The report has been completed and forwarded to the Prosecutor’s Office for review.

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