Illegal immigrant and hardworking single dad Carlos Galindo (Demian Bichir) embarks on a physical and spiritual journey in order to reconnect with his teenage son and keep him from getting pulled into the local gang life. From director Chris Weitz (About a Boy), A BETTER LIFE is a touching, poignant, multi-generational story that critics call "compelling," "intelligent" and "heartfelt.

    • Rent $3.99
    • Buy $7.99

Trailers

Trailer
Trailer
Chat

Ratings and Reviews

4.5 out of 5
255 Ratings

255 Ratings

85% TOMATOMETER

Critics Consensus:

14+ COMMON SENSE

Eye-opening social drama about immigration and family.

Artists in This Movie

Viewers Also Bought

Movies in Drama