The story of Elián Gonzalez, a five-year-old Cuban boy plucked from the Florida Straits, and how the fight for his future changed the course of U.S.-Cuba relations. Featuring personal testimony, interviews, and a news archive, this documentary recounts Elián’s remarkable rescue on Thanksgiving Day in 1999, after his mother and 10 others fleeing Cuba perished at sea, and the custody battle between the boy’s Cuban father and his Miami-based relatives.Elián featuring Elián Gonzalez and Raúl Esparza is free on Tubi, free on PlutoTV, available for rent or purchase on iTunes, and 3 others. It's a documentary movie with a better than average IMDb audience rating of 6.9 (148 votes).
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Available to watch free online (Tubi & PlutoTV).
Available to rent or buy from $2.99 on 4 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 1 other).
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Elián has a better than average IMDb audience rating of 6.9 (148 votes). The movie is somewhat popular with Reelgood users lately.