La Bamba

La Bamba - La Bamba Movie I watched the movie La Bamba. The...

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La Bamba Movie I watched the movie La Bamba. The movie was about a seventeen year old boy named Richard Valenzuela who works on a farm but has a strong interest in music. One day his half- brother, Bob, makes enough money to get them out of the life of a farm laborer. Bob takes along a girl named Rosa and ends up getting her pregnant. Richard attends high school and meets a girl named Donna whom he eventually falls in love with. Richard tries out and becomes a member of the band the Silhouettes. His mom helps advance his musical career by setting up events for him and eventually Richard is discovered by Bob Keane, the owner of the record label Del-Fi. He ends up leaving his band and records on his own realizing that his family the most important aspect to his life. His name then changes from Richard Valenzuela to Ritchie Valens. As he becomes more famous he becomes more and more disconnected from his family. He falls in love with Donna but hardly gets a chance to spend time with her. Part of that is because her parents are against her going out with a person of his status. His brother, who is also
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La Bamba - La Bamba Movie I watched the movie La Bamba. The...

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