Buena Vista Intl. has acquired distrib rights for Walter Salles’ “Motorcycle Diaries” for all of Latin America, including Salles’ native Brazil.The Spanish-lingo pic is based on Che Guevara’s journals of a trip he took around South America. Mexico’s Gael Garcia Bernal (“Y tu mama tambien,” “The Crime of Father Amaro”) stars as the Argentinean revolutionary. Pic, which is still filming, will be released next year.
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