• Comedy
  • Rated: R
  • Director: Cheech Marin
  • Writer: Cheech Marin
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Born in East L.A. is a 1987 American comedy film written and directed by Cheech Marin of the Cheech & Chong comedy team. The film is about a Mexican-American from East Los Angeles who is mistaken for an illegal alien and deported. It is based on a 1984 novelty parody song of Bruce Springsteen's "Born in the U.S.A." and "I Love L.A." by Randy Newman. Written by Marin and released on the 1985 Cheech & Chong album Get Out of My Room, the parody was made a music video the same year. Marin used the song as the basis of his first solo film.
  • Comedy
  • Rated: R
  • Director: Cheech Marin
  • Writer: Cheech Marin

  • Cheech Marin
    Paul Rodriguez
    Daniel Stern
    Kamala Dawson
    Alma Martinez
    Tony Plana
    Jan Michael Vincent
    Daniel Valdez
    David Silva
    Steve Jordan
    Austin Cortez Tobar
    Richard Kennedy
    Lilyan Chauvin
    Ernesto Hernandez
    ángela Moya

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  • (1987)

  • Comedy
  • Rated: R
  • Director: Cheech Marin
  • Writer: Cheech Marin
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Synopsis

Born in East L.A. is a 1987 American comedy film written and directed by Cheech Marin of the Cheech & Chong comedy team. The film is about a Mexican-American from East Los Angeles who is mistaken for an illegal alien and deported. It is based on a 1984 novelty parody song of Bruce Springsteen's "Born in the U.S.A." and "I Love L.A." by Randy Newman. Written by Marin and released on the 1985 Cheech & Chong album Get Out of My Room, the parody was made a music video the same year. Marin used the song as the basis of his first solo film.

Starring
  • Cheech Marin
    Paul Rodriguez
    Daniel Stern
    Kamala Dawson
    Alma Martinez
    Tony Plana
    Jan Michael Vincent
    Daniel Valdez
    David Silva
    Steve Jordan
    Austin Cortez Tobar
    Richard Kennedy
    Lilyan Chauvin
    Ernesto Hernandez
    ángela Moya