« A Cinderella Story | Main | The Clash of the Titans »

April 01, 2010

Maria Full Of Grace

Maria-Full-of-Grace Writer/director Joshua Marston makes an impressive debut with a socially relevant and personal film about the Colombian drug trade that preys on young women to smuggle heroin into the United States as "drug mules." Newcomer Catalina Sandino Moreno glows as Maria, an impoverished 17-year-old Colombian girl who risks everything in order to make a small fortune by smuggling a half-kilo of heroin inside her stomach to on a flight to New York. “Maria Full Of Grace” was a hit at the Sundance Film Festival and carries the cinematic currency of an important and thought provoking drama. 

Rated R. 101 mins. (A) (Five Stars - out of five/no halves)


TrackBack URL for this entry:

Listed below are links to weblogs that reference Maria Full Of Grace:


Feed You can follow this conversation by subscribing to the comment feed for this post.

Verify your Comment

Previewing your Comment

This is only a preview. Your comment has not yet been posted.

Your comment could not be posted. Error type:
Your comment has been saved. Comments are moderated and will not appear until approved by the author. Post another comment

The letters and numbers you entered did not match the image. Please try again.

As a final step before posting your comment, enter the letters and numbers you see in the image below. This prevents automated programs from posting comments.

Having trouble reading this image? View an alternate.


Post a comment

Comments are moderated, and will not appear until the author has approved them.

Featured Video

SMART NEW MEDIA® Custom Videos



Throwback Thursday

Podcast Series