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

    12 days 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

    12 days 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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