Chinatown scripter Robert Towne wrote and directed this romantic drama based on the novel by John Fante. Colin Farrell stars as a struggling Depression-era writer living in Los Angeles who comes to grips with his Italian heritage while facing open racism towards his relationship with sexy Mexican waitress Salma Hayek. Donald Sutherland, Eileen Atkins, Idina Menzel co-star. 116 min. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtracks: English Dolby Digital 5.1, Dolby Digital stereo Surround; Subtitles: English; audio commentary; featurette; theatrical trailer.