The North Door invites moviegoers to their weekly Free Film Tuesday’s event before the Christmas holidays begin. On Dec. 10, join the Puro Chingon Social Club for the screening of La Bamba, based on the popular rock’ n’ roll Latino singer Ritchie Valens.
Writer/director Luis Valdez chronicles the biographical story of Chicano rock singer Ritchie Valens through his up and coming musical career. With classic hits like “La Bamba” and “Donna,” Valens had a promising career at the young age of 17, until his plane crashed leaving him, Buddy Holly and The Big Bopper dead. The film stars Lou Diamond Phillips, Esai Morales and Rosanna DeSoto.