Cesar Chavez Movie

An American Hero.

Cesar Chavez movie poster
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Who's Involved:

Michael Peña, Rosario Dawson, Gael García Bernal, Diego Luna, Wes Bentley, America Ferrera, John Malkovich, Jacob Vargas, Keir Pearson, Gabriel Mann

Release Date:

Friday, March 28, 2014 (Limited)

some violence and language

Runtime: N/A
Language: English

Plot: What's the story about?

Chávez chronicles the birth of a modern American movement led by famed civil rights leaderand labor organizer, Cesar Chavez. Torn between his duties as a husband and father and his commitment to bringing dignity and justice to others, Chavez embraced non-violence as he battled greed and prejudice in his struggle for the rights of farm workers. His triumphant journey is a remarkable testament to the power of one individual's ability to change the system.

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Who stars in Cesar Chavez: Cast List

... Cesar E. Chavez

"Fantasy Island" , "Fury"  

... Dolores Huerta

"The Water Man" , "10 Years"  

... Helen Chavez

"How to Train Your Dragon 2" , "How To Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World"  

... Richard Chavez

"Heaven Is For Real" , "Princess Of The Row"  

"The Thacker Case" , "Buffalo Soldiers"  

"Interstellar" , "Mission: Impossible - Fallout"  

"Arkansas" , "The Penguins of Madagascar"  

"Coco" , "Don't Tempt Me"  

Who's making Cesar Chavez: Crew List

A look at the Cesar Chavez behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's writer Keir Pearson last wrote Hotel Rwanda and We Are All the Same.


Diego Luna


Keir Pearson


Gael García Bernal
Diego Luna
Keir Pearson


Pantelion Films

Production Companies

Canana Films

Participant Media

Watch: Cesar Chavez Trailers & Videos

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Production: What we know about Cesar Chavez?

Filming Timeline

  1. November 2013: The film was in Completed status.
  2. June 2012: The film was in Production status.
  3. March 2010: The film was in Announced status.

Cesar Chavez Release Date: When was the film released?

Cesar Chavez was released in 2014 on Friday, March 28, 2014 (Limited release). There were 4 other movies released on the same date, including Noah, Sabotage and Breathe In.

When will the movie be on DVD?

Tuesday, July 22, 2014

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