Original name: El Callejón de los Milagros
Duration: 140 min.
Heated tempers, frustrated desires and dashed hopes plague a diverse group of individuals whose lives cross paths in Mexico City. There is the bar-owner's son, Chava, who yearns to emigrate to America. A poor barber, Abel, is madly in love with the gorgeous Alma, who eventually becomes a high-class prostitute. Finally, there is Susanita, the desperate spinster who pursues many love affairs in hopes of finding a husband.
clever, serious, harsh, emotional, realistic, fairy tale, sentimental, melancholic, sincere, touching ...
addiction, prostitution, prostitute, homosexuality, crimes, love and romance, poverty, brutality, relationships, women, pornography, society, loneliness, couples, life is a bitch, pimp, gay parent, adultery, mexican, destiny, gays and lesbians, family, multiple storylines, working class, coming out ...
latin america, mexico, africa, egypt, middle east, rio de janeiro, tokyo ...