How The Garcia Girls Spent Their Summer

  |  Buy to Own: 26/05/2008
  |  91 min
Rated TBC by the BBFC


Comedy about the burgeoning sexual desires of three generations of women in a Mexican American family. The teenaged Blanca (America Ferrera of 'Ugly Betty' fame) abhors all the boys in her neighbourhood and begins a relationship with a guy (Leo Minaya) from another town in the hope that he'll prove different from the run-of-the-mill losers she's used to. Her mother, recently divorced Rosa (Elizabeth Pena), wrought with sexual frustration, finds herself getting involved with her best friend's somewhat sleazy husband (Steven Bauer), a man with a long history of infidelity. Meanwhile, Rosa's 80-year-old mother, Dona (Lucy Gallardo), to her daughter's great embarrassment, is reluctant to settle down into quiet old age. She buys a car and starts taking driving instruction from local gardener Don Pedro (Jorge Cervera), although, unbeknownst to the rest of her family, she's receiving more than just lessons from the old fellow...