Opening

63% The Maze Runner Sep 19
66% A Walk Among the Tombstones Sep 19
45% This Is Where I Leave You Sep 19
82% Tracks Sep 19
93% The Guest Sep 17

Top Box Office

11% No Good Deed $24.3M
70% Dolphin Tale 2 $15.9M
92% Guardians of the Galaxy $8.1M
19% Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles $4.9M
20% Let's Be Cops $4.4M
88% The Drop $4.1M
37% If I Stay $3.9M
35% The November Man $2.8M
35% The Giver $2.6M
67% The Hundred-Foot Journey $2.4M

Coming Soon

68% The Equalizer Sep 26
71% The Boxtrolls Sep 26
86% The Two Faces of January Sep 26
—— Two Night Stand Sep 26
91% Jimi: All Is by My Side Sep 26

New Episodes Tonight

82% Girl Meets World: Season 1
87% The Knick: Season 1
53% Z Nation: Season 1

Discuss Last Night's Shows

100% Garfunkel and Oates: Season 1
—— Haven: Season 5
89% The Honorable Woman: Season 1
56% Married: Season 1
39% Rush: Season 1
82% Satisfaction: Season 1
79% You're the Worst: Season 1

Certified Fresh TV

87% Boardwalk Empire: Season 5
86% The Bridge (FX): Season 2
91% Doctor Who: Season 8
83% Extant: Season 1
89% The Honorable Woman: Season 1
87% The Knick: Season 1
89% Manhattan: Season 1
97% Masters of Sex: Season 2
90% Outlander: Season 1
82% Satisfaction: Season 1
87% The Strain: Season 1
79% You're the Worst: Season 1

Laredoans Speak: Voices of a South Texas Border City

Laredoans Speak: Voices of a South Texas Border City (2011)

tomatometer

No Score Yet...

Average Rating: N/A
Critic Reviews: 3
Fresh: 0 | Rotten: 3

audience

100

liked it
Average Rating: 4.5/5
User Ratings: 22

My Rating

Movie Info

Pepe Serna, our host, and familiar veteran actor takes us through the issues involved in the debate of undocumented immigration. Laredo, Texas has the largest inland (import & export) trade route in the USA, and is located right across the Rio Grande from Nuevo Laredo in Mexico. The combined population of the two Laredos is approximately 750,000. Most residents have family ties between the two cities. Laredoans express their views on undocumented immigration through their unique perspective:

Border Town Pictures

ADVERTISEMENT

Friend Ratings

No Friends? Inconceivable! Log in to see what your friends have to say.

All Critics (6) | Top Critics (4) | Fresh (0) | Rotten (5)

Misses opportunities to add much substance to the debate over immigration reform.

November 19, 2011 Full Review Source: Los Angeles Times
Los Angeles Times
Top Critic IconTop Critic

A rich opportunity is squandered with "Laredoans Speak," a documentary of laudable aspirations suffering from its pronounced sympathies.

November 17, 2011 Full Review Source: New York Times
New York Times
Top Critic IconTop Critic

The movie's argument only occasionally transcends its oozy nonspecificity and feel-good bleeding-heart vibe.

November 15, 2011 Full Review Source: Village Voice
Village Voice
Top Critic IconTop Critic

Laredoans Speak is bad in a special kind of way that inspires the obviously piteous description of "well-intentioned."

November 16, 2011 Full Review Source: Slant Magazine
Slant Magazine

Stilted, didactic documentary about immigration reform, with amateurish production values and no journalistic grounding, does not even reach the level of a classroom film.

November 16, 2011 Full Review Source: Film Journal International
Film Journal International

Audience Reviews for Laredoans Speak: Voices of a South Texas Border City

There are no featured audience reviews yet. Click the link below to see what others say about Laredoans Speak: Voices of a South Texas Border City!

There are no approved quotes yet for this movie.

Discussion Forum

Discuss Laredoans Speak: Voices of a South Texas Border City on our Movie forum!

What's Hot On RT

Critics Consensus
Critics Consensus

Maze Runner is Better than Average

Simon Pegg
Simon Pegg

What are his Five Favorite Films?

Hunger Games
Hunger Games

New Mockingjay - Part 1 trailer

Talk Like a Pirate Day
Talk Like a Pirate Day

Memorable pirates picture gallery

Find us on:                     
Help | About | Jobs | Critics Submission | Press | API | Licensing | Mobile