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The Man Who Shook the Hand of Vicente Fernandez (2012)

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99 min | Comedy, Drama, Western

Ernest Borgnine plays Rex Page, an old man who is bitter about never becoming famous and having lived a life without any meaning. After suffering a stroke, he ends up in a nursing home staffed by Latin American immigrants. Put off by the ...See moreErnest Borgnine plays Rex Page, an old man who is bitter about never becoming famous and having lived a life without any meaning. After suffering a stroke, he ends up in a nursing home staffed by Latin American immigrants. Put off by the situation, Rex focuses his energy on getting out, which places him at odds with the Latino workers. However, their relationship takes on new meaning when it is discovered that he once shook hands with Vicente Fernandez, a Mexican singer, producer and actor idolized throughout Latin culture. The employees soon begin to treat Rex like the celebrity he's always dreamed of being. Written by Anonymous See less
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Apr 27, 2012 (United States)
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Ernest Borgnine
Rex Page Rex Page   See fewer
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Barry Corbin
Walker Walker   See fewer
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Carla Ortiz
Solena Solena   See fewer
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Arturo del Puerto
Alejandro Alejandro   See fewer
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Tony Plana
Dr. Dominguez Dr. Dominguez   See fewer
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Denise Denise   See fewer
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Audrey P. Scott
Clementine Clementine   See fewer
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Ashley Holliday Tavares
Rita (as Ashley Holliday) Rita (as Ashley Holliday)   See fewer
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Bandito / Paramedic Bandito / Paramedic   See fewer
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Dylan Kenin
Cowboy Cowboy   See fewer
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Doctor (as John Bryant Davila) Doctor (as John Bryant Davila)   See fewer
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Maureen Maureen   See fewer
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6.1 / 10 | 258 votes