• In the Heights Is Rated PG-13, but It's Still a Family-Friendly Movie

    1 day ago - By Pop Sugar

    Following Hamilton 's smash success on Disney+, we now have another Lin-Manuel Miranda project upon us: a full-blown adaptation of In the Heights , Miranda's other Tony Award-winning musical! Directed by Jon M. Chu, the film stars an incredibly talented Latinx cast that portrays the residents of a predominantly Dominican neighborhood of New York City's Washington Heights. Showing in theaters and streaming on HBO Max, the movie follows a handful of characters as their dreams unfold in Washington Heights: there's Usnavi , who yearns to return to the Dominican Republic; Vanessa, who wants to...
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  • In the Heights Has So Many Amazing Numbers, but the Postcredits Scene Is Extra Sweet

    In the Heights Has So Many Amazing Numbers, but the Postcredits Scene Is Extra Sweet

    1 day ago - By Pop Sugar

    The movie adaptation of Lin-Manuel Miranda's Tony-winning musical In the Heights is finally here, and it's filled to the brim with countless numbers that showcase Washington Heights and the extremely talented cast. The film - which is currently streaming on HBO Max and playing in theaters - has a running time of about 143 minutes, but we promise you won't want to miss a single second. In fact, you'll actually want to stay through the entire credits for a fun little addition. The film has a bonus performance that fans of the original musical will certainly appreciate. Though a handful of...
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