Get ready for a south-of-the-border journey, when the animated adventure Americano arrives on DVD, Digital HD and On Demand on June 13 from Lionsgate. Awarded the Dove Family Seal of Approval, Americano tells the charming tale of a colorful Mexican parrot named Cuco who sets off on an adventure to defend his family. Available in both English and Spanish, the film features the voices of Rico Rodriguez, Kate Del Castillo, Cheech Marin, Gabriel “Fluffy” Iglesias, Golden Globe® nominee Lisa Kudrow (Best Supporting Actress, Television, “Friends”), and Academy Award® nominee Edward James Olmos (Best Supporting Actor, Stand and Deliver, 1988), in addition to radio personalities Don Cheto, El Mandril, and Argelia Atilano. The Americano DVD will be available for the suggested retail price of $14.98. Grab your copy today at Amazon.com.
Check out the Trailer below to amp up for the El Americano release to DVD!
More About Americano:
Cuco is a Mexican boy parrot that would rather imitate the crazy stunts of his TV parrot superhero, El Americano, than help with his chores at the family bird circus. Yet when a gang of bully birds threatens his ringmaster father and takes over the circus, Cuco sets off on a hilarious and perilous journey to Hollywood to enlist his hero in his fight, only to discover the true hero within himself.
Rico Rodriguez – TV’s “Modern Family,” The Muppets
Kate Del Castillo – The Book of Life, TV’s “Jane the Virgin”
Cheech Marin – The Book of Life, Cars Franchise
Gabriel “Fluffy” Iglesias – Norm of the North, The Book of Life
with Lisa Kudrow – TV’s “Friends,” Easy A
and Edward James Olmos – TV’s “Miami Vice” and “Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.”
Year of Production: 2016
Title Copyright: © Producciones de Animación y Multimedia S.A. de C.V. and Fondo de Inversión y Estímulos al Cine. All Rights Reserved.
Type: Home Entertainment Premiere
Subtitles: English, Spanish
Feature Run Time: 88 minutes
DVD Format: 16×9 Widescreen 1.78:1 Presentation
DVD Audio: English 5.1 Dolby Digital Audio, Spanish 5.1 Dolby Digital Audio
More info about the cast and story can be found on the Official Americano Website.