Three teenagers jump 'The Beast' - the infamous train that illegal immigrants board to take them from Guatemala, through Mexico, to the American border. The journey to a better life is fraught with danger. Facing exploitation at every turn, the only people they can trust on this perilous journey are each other.
Ramon Medina, Karen Martinez, Brandon Lopez, Rodolfo Dominguez, Carlos Chajon, Héctor Tahuite, Ricardo Esquerra, Luis Alberti, César Bañuelos, Gilberto Barraza, Juan Carlos Medellin, Salvador Ramírez Jiménez, José Concepción Macías
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A very well crafted movie around the harsh realities for Mexican migrants trying to cross over to America. Very natural acting by those in the lead roles. The absence of background music was also appreciated. Check out the director's articulate observations in 'special features' after the movie.