After the Show Show: Andy Garcia
Andy Garcia discusses his new movie 'For Greater Glory'
- Duration 5:18
- Date May 1, 2012
Andy Garcia discusses his new movie 'For Greater Glory'
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-- -- -- -- -- -- it's Andy Garcia who knew that he was such a hot head oh my goodness I was -- your time you're gonna get five more minutes right now ho could that figure but look at.
-- -- -- -- you at the buses and Charlie Rocha a consider at a table and talk for half an -- -- -- that would be helpful.
It's even -- in his new movie it hits the theaters June 1 it's called for greater glory -- it's true story about what happened in Mexico with regard to religion.
And bringing it back and right yes.
Yes it's a -- there was -- call the peace federal war the -- gala.
And it dealt with like I said Tara -- said it -- for the Vatican -- the government -- away religious freedom from the people they rose up against -- government it was a very bloody war.
And in -- it obviously worked because today Mexico is one of the most Catholic of countries around the -- there was a compromise finally Fserve number because of the for three or four years of fighting and -- and the church is obviously was able to proved to co -- again -- Political forces and speaking of politics and the church you were born in Cuba yes -- -- what I've we've got -- live pictures of your homeland where today is made in the interests.
Where out of the picture is you know it's -- -- -- -- day.
The world socialist Communist thing it was really good enough Fidel -- particularly well there right right now and do you ever go back I was only you but once said that naval base of the concert -- 161000 refugees that were there rafters and have been sent back.
The immigration laws change cold wet foot dry foot policy that couldn't establish sensitive touch ground it would -- you about -- They didn't have the heart to send him back to Cuba because for obvious reasons but so.
We went down there's only time I've ever been back yeah there's about when you were five.
How does he -- old video from the sixties.
It's true about ten minutes ago rights -- all of suspending its all the things show up where you lose your job yet.
Basically that's what -- -- that's what happens is -- basically that's -- you -- have a what do you think about the fact that you know it's it's hard for people the United States to go there we've got the embargo and everything else like that they're number of people listen you know it's been 4050 years it's time to -- that thing.
Compared the Castro both won't let you lifted.
That they love the embargo that they didn't they wanted to plays out where they're evil enemy to the north you know so they would that you'll do would you try to lift the embargo they'll do something to to say that you're trying to.
Invade the country or something and I threw them a letter well it will -- will be a different kind of a leader them.
Had a -- ball.
I give -- an at least.
Come on -- July another -- don't Castro please their blood on the hands there's those people and then.
-- -- and acting when you came to this kind of an hour so just a fan of over of -- so -- secured and then.
As -- -- in my senior year not -- took an acting class and and knows got hooked and knows -- a virus and just started sorting them.
Made a decision to pursue it.
And you've done well you've been in big movies the we loved in the godfather and thank you my wife and I watched.
A couple of months ago.
A movie that you were in -- about five miles from here called city -- revenue I didn't realize there was a city I know -- -- my -- and I said at the end of it.
We find out where that is going.
I don't know nobody knows just like this moving greater glory US the Mexicans.
Or Mexican American do you know anything -- -- -- the other -- -- wars ago while.
We know we're talking about my -- is like the civil war you don't know -- the civil wars about.
And yes ideology to be in Manhattan people didn't know anything about but I've found out to be very curious.
Describe words that we.
It's just on the rocks on the other side of -- across the southward they're looking -- if you're in city island -- look at Manhattan and the view is beautiful and it's it's.
It's it's a real on playing well you -- you depict that world you -- you know it suits if he has a long shipbuilding.
It legacy you know.
A lot of great ships were built there -- doing million of the turn of the century and into the war -- -- through world war two and then it kind of dissipated but again -- bridges.
The they have one draw bridge.
And someone drawback and drawbridge.
When I'm gonna have to rent it because I didn't disgrace and president again Richardson got a -- is in a room with -- -- the voice in my head is telling me that you play -- wannabe actor.
Yes yes I do yeah -- was obsessed with Marlon Brando.
Well who isn't and.
That's what I think -- did you work with them in -- -- -- -- the from the yeah I've visited him if I think that was doing the movie was my coach yeah well and what kind of advice would you give you I could understand that.
I thought -- is acting that was.
Talk and that doesn't weigh about.
That some when he had the oranges in his mouth like that he was pretty much like that all the time -- -- -- about with our.
All right my credit check out your new movie it hits theaters June 1 for greater glory Andy Garcia what a pleasure that you -- -- was long enough for do you need more.
I could use a couple minutes with two bad time up.
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