This is not a typical teenage love/coming of age movie. Set in Lower East Side New York, the story revolves around Victor and his journey to find sex, but ends up with him finding love instead. Against... Read morethis is the intense backdrop of his family headed by his sole guardian, his ancient and old-time Catholic grandmother. At times this movie has an almost documentary feel to it and lets real characters shine. Worth watching.
Victor (Victor Rasuk) is a Latino kid who fancies himself as a bit of a lothario around the ghetto. But when word gets out that he's been romancing a fat girl in the apartment upstairs, his credibility as a stud is thrown into question. So, he finds himself a hot new girlfriend (Judy Marte) to shut everyone up.