The Princess and the Barrio Boy (2001)





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A pretty Hispanic high school student from a well-to-do family (Marisol Nichols) falls in love with a boy from the wrong side of the tracks (Nicholas Gonzalez) in this family-friendly drama inspired by Hans Christian Andersen's classic tale The Little Mermaid. The Princess and the Barrio Boy also stars Maria Conchita Alonso, Edward James Olmos, Tim Thomerson, and Pauly Shore.
Drama , Romance
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Crystal Sky Entertainment


Maria Conchita Alonso
as Minerva Rojas
Edward James Olmos
as Nestor Garcia
Alex Meneses
as Coach Sonia
Pauly Shore
as Wesley
Tony Plana
as Ramone Torres
Michael Reardon
as Pepe Garcia
Tim Thomerson
as Msgr. O'Dell
Lupe Amador
as Grandmother Torres
Jenny Gago
as Mrs. Torres
Ada Maris
as Sirena's Mother
Liz Torres
as Minerva's Mother
Anastasia Trovato
as Hairdresser
Kim Hoy
as Carly
Isabel Plana
as Young Sirena
Aharon Ipalé
as Taxi Driver
Jessica Kiper
as Girl In Pool
Bonnie Paul
as Wedding Guest
Skyler Paul
as Girl at Wedding
Maddie Mayerson
as Little Girl at Wedding
Stephanie Little
as Asst. Swim Coach
Shelly Cole
as Homeless Girl
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It's not very convincing and tends to be shallow. The acting is uneven but not bad. The story is a veryfamiliar one, so it lacks originality. Mildly entertaining.

James Higgins
James Higgins

This movie was a lot better than i expected it to be which was really bad. It has some really fun stuff in it. it is a low quality cheesy light movie but still it was fun.

rosina cleland
rosina cleland

the sweetest movie ever . i recommend for every girl to see this it shows how it dosent matter of what race or where you belong you can still love each other oh and did i mention the guy is totally hot!!!!!!!!!

Jay Latoma
Jay Latoma

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