LIGHTNING RELEASES: MIAMI, Florida (12/18/2013) – ViendoMovies brings in the new year by programming the best Latin comedies from countries such as Chile, Argentina, and Spain. New Year’s is an important holiday celebrated by most Western cultures on January 1st, but has also been adapted globally, even in countries with their own New Year’s celebrations. It is a day full of optimism and hope for the future.
In celebration of the New Year, ViendoMovies will have a hilarious lineup starting New Year’s Eve along with a themed greeting. The special selection of films, along with the elements of the channel is in tune with the spirit of the festivity.
The Spanish comedy “Amigos” will kick off the celebration at 7PM on December 31st. The movie was awarded a Silver Biznaga for the “Audience Award” in the Malaga Spanish Film Festival. This is a great comedy based on the story of three old friends who find themselves fighting with each other when their deceased friend’s will is opened revealing his ultimate betting game, one where the winner will become the heir to his fortune. The audience can also enjoy “El Crack”, the Chilean comedy starring Ariel Levy and Nicolas Martinez, where an indigent becomes a soccer star, followed by “Atraco a las 3…y media” with a Goya nomination for “Best Original Song”.
ViendoMovies’ celebration continues into New Year’s Day with more comedies, starting with “Extraños en La Noche” starring the Argentinean singer Diego Torres. The movie follows a couple in search for their big musical break, however, just as they think it’s about to happen they find out she’s pregnant. The laughs continue with “Dios Me Libre” and the funny, irreverent film “Torrente: El Brazo Tonto de la Ley”, one of the highest grossing films in the history of Spain and winner of 5 awards, along with 3 nominations, including 2 Goya awards for “Best Supporting Actor” and “Best New Director”.
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