In the Robert Towne-directed adaptation of John Fante's Depression Era novel, Hayek will play the fiery Mexican beauty Camilla who hopes to rise above her station by marrying a wealthy American. That is complicated by meeting Arturo Bandini (Farrell), a first-generation Italian hoping to land a writing career and a blue-eyed blonde on his arm.
Salma Hayek....Camilla Lopez
Eileen Atkins....Mrs. Hargraves (as Dame Eileen Atkins)
Idina Menzel....Vera Rifkin
Jeremy Crutchley....Solomon, the bartender
Tamara Craig Thomas....Sally
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