Instrucciones no incluidas” was a big hit this Labor Day weekend. The Spanish language film, known as “Instructions Not Included” in English, came in fifth and raked in a whooping $10 million in sales—despite the fact it only premiered in 347 theaters. For comparison, “The Butler” brought in double the amount of ticket sales this holiday weekend, but played in nearly 3,330 theaters.

If you haven’t yet heard about “Instructions Not Included,” Jorge Rivas over at Fusion will explain why—along with a review that’s worth the read.  

Read this online at http://colorlines.com/archives/2013/09/spanish_language_film_breaks_box_office_records.html


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