In the early 1970s, Cuban trumpeter Arturo Sandoval (Andy Garcia) is torn between his own musical dreams and the dreams of his wife, Marianela (Mía Maestro), a fervent supporter of the ideals of the Castro revolution. Also starring Charles S. Dutton as Dizzy Gillespie and José Zúñiga as Paquito D'Rivera, this gripping jazz biopic is at once a detailed portrait of a musician and a stinging critique

  1. Joseph Sargent


  2. Timothy J. Sexton


Top Billed Cast

  1. Andy García

    Andy García

    Arturo Sandoval

  2. Mía Maestro

    Mía Maestro


  3. Gloria Estefan

    Gloria Estefan


  4. David Paymer

    David Paymer

    Embassy interviewer

  5. Charles S. Dutton

    Charles S. Dutton

    Dizzy Gillespie

  6. Tomas Milian

    Tomas Milian


  7. Freddy Rodríguez

    Freddy Rodríguez

    Leonel Sandoval

  8. José Zúñiga

    José Zúñiga

    Paquito D'Rivera

  9. Fernanda Andrade

    Fernanda Andrade


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For Love or Country: The Arturo Sandoval Story
For Love or Country: The Arturo Sandoval Story

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Original Language English

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