February 27, 2009
Studio: MGM, The Weinstein Company
Director: Wayne Kramer
MPAA Rating: R (for pervasive language, some strong violence and sexuality/nudity)
Screenwriter: Wayne Kramer
Starring: Harrison Ford, Jim Sturgess, Ashley Judd, Alicia Braga, Alice Eve, Ray Liotta, Summer Bishil, Cliff Curtis
Copyright Holder: N/A
Immigrants from around the world enter Los Angeles every day, with hopeful visions of a better life, but little notion of what that life may cost. Their desperate scenarios test the humanity of immigration enforcement officers. In "Crossing Over," writer-director Wayne Kramer explores the allure of the American dream, and the reality that immigrants find – and create -- in 21st century L.A.