The Mambo Kings tells the story of César and Nestor Castillo, brothers and aspiring musicians who flee from Cuba to America in search of the American Dream.

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  1. Cynthia Cidre


  2. Oscar Hijuelos


  3. Arne Glimcher


Top Billed Cast

  1. Antonio Banderas

    Antonio Banderas

    Nestor Castillo

  2. Armand Assante

    Armand Assante

    Cesar Castillo

  3. Cathy Moriarty

    Cathy Moriarty

    Lanna Lake

  4. Maruschka Detmers

    Maruschka Detmers

    Delores Fuentes

  5. PC

    Pablo Calogero

    Ramon - The Mambo Kings Band

  6. Scott Cohen

    Scott Cohen

    Bernardito - The Mambo Kings Band

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Status Released

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 44m

Budget -

Revenue $6,742,168.00

Homepage -

Release Information

  • February 28, 1992
    R, Theatrical



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