All Movie Categories
$3.99 USED DVDs 3D Movies Action Movies
Animated Movies Anime Black Friday: Gift Sets
Black Friday: TV Series Blu-ray Bestsellers Blu-ray Blowout Sale
Blu-rays: $4.99 & up Brand New Blu-rays on Sale Christmas for KIDS
Christmas Titles Classic FOX/MGM Movies on Sale Classic Movies
Classic TV Comedies Criterion Collection DVDs
Criterion Collection Blu-ray Disney Movies Documentaries
Drama Movies DVDs: $3.99 & up Faith & Spirituality Movies
Faith Based for Kids Family Movies Film Noir
Fitness Titles Foreign Films Gift Cards
Gift Sets Halloween Movie Sale Horror & Suspense Flicks
Hottest Video Game Rentals Inspirational Movie Sale Kids and Family New Releases
Kids 2-6 Years Movies KIDS FIRST! DVDs March Man-ness Blu-rays
March Man-ness DVDs Marcos Shirts Martial Arts Movies
MGM Classics Musicals on DVD New Release Blu-ray
NEW RELEASE DVDs Oscar® Winners Blu-ray Oscar® Winners DVD
Rare Action Titles Rare Classics Rare Comedy Titles
Rare Titles Rare TV Series Rentals Coming Soon
Rentals Now Available Romantic Movies & More Sci-Fi DVDs
Sports DVDs Stand-Up Comedies Thrills and Chills on Blu-ray
10 DVDs Under $10 Top 100 DVDs Top 100 TV on DVD
Top DVD & Blu-ray Rentals TV Crime Series on Sale TV Series - Complete Sets
Today's TV Series Ultraviolet & Digital Copies Urban Movies
Video Games Under $20 War Movies Westerns
  Wolfe Titles  
Video Games
Game Accessories
Nintendo 3DS
Nintendo DS
PC
PC Games
PC/Mac Hybrid
Playstation 2
Playstation 3
PlayStation 4
PlayStation Portable
PlayStation Vita
Wii
Wii U
Xbox 360
Xbox One
FamilyVideo.com
The Perfect Gift  Smartchoice Alerts
Family Video Home |  My Account |  Store Locator |  Gift Cards |  Help  
Log In
Home New Releases Video Games Used DVDs and Games Top 100 DVDs Top 100 TV Top 100 Blu-ray Browse DVDs
Wish List My Cart Cart 0 Items
 
Go!
  
View our current E-mail promotion >>  

Buy Bella DVD

Bestsellers
DVD | Used | Games | Blu-ray

DVD:

1 - Brooklyn Nine-Nine: Season One DVD
$44.98 $33.99
 
2 - Dumb and Dumber/Dumb and Dumberer: When Harry Met Lloyd (2-Movie Pack) DVD
$12.97 $6.99
 
3 - Back to the Future: 25th Anniversary Trilogy DVD
$49.98 $12.99
 
4 - Office Space Special Edition - Widescreen DVD
$9.98 $4.99
 
5 - Maleficent DVD
$29.99 $19.99
 
6 - Frozen DVD
$29.99 $18.99
 
7 - Horrible Bosses DVD
$5.99
 
8 - National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation Special Edition DVD
$14.96 $9.99
 
9 - Polar Express Full Frame DVD
$14.96 $9.99
 
10 - How the Grinch Stole Christmas Widescreen DVD
$19.98 $9.99
 
11 - Wizard of Oz 75th Anniversary DVD
$5.99
 
12 - Expendables DVD
$9.98 $4.99
 
13 - Christmas Story DVD
$14.96 $6.99
 
14 - Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2 DVD
$14.98 $5.99
 
15 - Hunger Games DVD
$14.98 $5.99
 
16 - Barbie and the Secret Door DVD
$19.98 $5.99
 
17 - Expendables 3 DVD
$29.95 $19.99
 
18 - Tyler Perry's A Madea Christmas Includes Digital Copy DVD
$29.95 $19.99
 
19 - Emmet Otter's Jug-Band Christmas DVD
$6.95 $5.99
 
20 - Green Mile DVD
$5.99 $3.99
 
USED:

1 - Blended DVD (USED)
$28.98 $4.99
 
2 - X-Men: Days of Future Past DVD (USED)
$29.98 $6.49
 
3 - Captain America: The Winter Soldier DVD (USED)
$29.99 $4.99
 
4 - Transformers: Age of Extinction DVD (USED)
$30.99 $6.49
 
5 - X-Men: Days of Future Past Blu-ray Disc (USED)
$39.99 $8.49
 
6 - Divergent DVD (USED)
$29.95 $4.99
 
7 - Amazing Spider-Man 2 DVD (USED)
$30.99 $4.99
 
8 - Other Woman DVD (USED)
$29.98 $4.99
 
9 - Fault in Our Stars DVD (USED)
$29.98 $4.99
 
10 - Neighbors DVD (USED)
$29.98 $6.49
 
11 - Live Die Repeat: Edge of Tomorrow DVD (USED)
$29.98 $6.49
 
12 - Noah DVD (USED)
$30.99 $4.99
 
13 - Godzilla DVD (USED)
$28.98 $4.99
 
14 - Mr. Peabody & Sherman DVD (USED)
$29.98 $6.49
 
15 - Live Die Repeat: Edge of Tomorrow Blu-ray Disc (USED)
$39.98 $8.49
 
16 - Draft Day DVD (USED)
$29.95 $4.99
 
17 - Transformers: Age of Extinction Blu-ray (USED)
$30.99 $8.49
 
18 - Heaven Is for Real DVD (USED)
$30.99 $4.99
 
19 - Captain America: The Winter Soldier Blu-ray Disc (USED)
$32.99 $9.99
 
20 - Amazing Spider-Man 2 Blu-ray Disc (USED)
$40.99 $6.99
 



Bella DVD

Rate this product

Bella DVD



Our Price: $10.99
List Price: $14.98
You Save: $3.99 (27%)

In Stock: Usually ships in 1 business day



Add to Wish List

Description |  Features |  Related |  Awards |  Tech Specs

Release Date: 5/6/2008
Original Release: 2007
Format: DVD
Length: 91 minutes
Rating: PG-13 (MPAA)
Rating Reason: for thematic elements and brief disturbing images
UPC: 031398226659
Studio: Lions Gate Home Entertainment

Directed by: Alejandro Monteverde
Featuring: Ali Landry, Angelica Aragon, Eduardo Verastegui, Jaime Terelli, Manny Perez, Tammy Blanchard
Categories: Theatrical Release

Bella DVD Description
BELLA opens with a flashback to a confident young man named Jose (Eduardo Verastegui) who is poised to become a major soccer star. The film then flashes forward to the present day, and we see Jose working as a chef in his brother Manny's (Manny Perez) restaurant. A swaggering athlete no more, he has camouflaged his striking looks with long hair and a thick beard. When his hot-tempered brother fires a waitress for showing up late, Jose makes the spontaneous decision to walk off the job and go check on her. He catches the young woman, Nina (Tammy Blanchard), just as she is about to board the subway, and she reveals to him that she is pregnant. Worried for her, Jose suggests they spend the day together, and the two set off for a long, meandering jaunt around New York City. Previously only workmates, they slowly open up to each other over the course of the day. He brings her out to Long Island, where she meets his warm and loving family, and it's there that he tells the tragic story about what derailed his once promising athletic career. They bond with each other in a deeply intimate, though platonic way, and by the film's end, Jose and Nina have a lifelong connection to one another.

Director Alejandro Gomez Monteverde paints a gritty but lively picture of New York City, and he peppers the film with scenes of subway turnstiles, sidewalk artists, and corner bodegas. In doing so he creates a rough but very real portrait of the city. While BELLA grapples with some pretty heavy themes, it is ultimately a feel-good tale, with a strong emphasis on the importance of family, and on the human potential for change and atonement.

DVD Features
Keep Case
Full Frame -
1.33
Widescreen -
1.85
Audio:
Dolby Digital 2.0 - English, Spanish
Dolby Digital 5.1 - English, Spanish
Additional Release Material:
Music Video
Audio Commentary: Alejandro Monteverde - Director
Trailers: TV Spots
Featurette:
1. Behind-the-Scenes
2. Behind the Journey of Distribution

Related Items

People who purchased Bella DVD also purchased:

Ultimate Gift Dove O-Ring DVD
Ultimate Gift Dove O-Ring DVD
Love and Basketball DVD
Love and Basketball DVD
Coal Miner's Daughter 25th Anniversary Edition DVD
Coal Miner's Daughter 25th Anniversary Edition DVD
Gospel of John DVD
Gospel of John DVD

Similar Cinema:

Once Includes Spa Cash Promotion DVD
Once Includes Spa Cash Promotion DVD
Before Sunset DVD
Before Sunset DVD


Awards
No Award information currently available


Technical Specifications
  • Closed Captioned


Bella DVD



Portions of this site Copyright 1981-2014 Muze Inc.
For personal non-commercial use only. All rights reserved
Copyright © 2014 Family Video
PriceGrabber User Ratings for FamilyVideo     See Family Video Reviews at Bizrate.com    
ABOUT SSL CERTIFICATES