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"Frontera" movie quotes tell the story of a former sheriff who seeks out to find out who killed his wife. The western drama was written and directed by Michael Berry in his feature film writing and directing debut. "Fontera" opened in theaters in the United States on September 5, 2014.

In "Frontera," Miguel Ramirez (Michael Peña) leaves his pregnant wife Paulina (Eva Longoria) in Mexico while he travels on foot to the United States in search of a better life for their family. Just over the border in Arizona, Miguel, along with a man he's traveling with, meets Livy (Amy Madigan), who was out of a horseback ride on her ranch. Moments later, someone fires a rifle which spooks her horse, sending her crashing to the rocks below, killing her.

When Livy's husband, former sheriff Roy (Ed Harris), hears the shots, he immediately heads to the area and begins an unofficial investigation into the killing. But when current Sheriff Randall Hunt (Aden Young) arrests Miguel for the crime, Roy isn't so sure they've nabbed the right guy and his following investigation leads him to surprising conclusions.

"Frontera" brings some serious subject matter to theaters already packed with lighter titles such as "The Identical," "The November Man," "The Congress," "Life of Crime," "Starred Up," "Sin City: A Dame to Kill For," "If I Stay," "When the Game Stands Tall," "Are You Here," "The Expendables 3," "Let's Be Cops," "Life After Beth," "Frank," "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles," "The Hundred-Foot Journey "Guardians of the Galaxy," "Get On Up," "Hercules," "Lucy," "Magic in the Moonlight."
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Why You Always Gotta Ride the Damn Wash?


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Roy: "Why you always gotta ride the damn wash?"
Livy: "Cause it's the best trail"
Roy: "That's why we can't keep the damn Mexicans out of it."

Roy tries to talk wife Livy out of taking the horse down on a certain trail but thinking of that as the best trail, she ignores his request. Unfortunately for both of them, it does not end well.
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I Want to Talk to Ramirez


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Roy: "I want to talk to Ramirez."
Sheriff Randall Hunt: "I can't allow that. That man is the prime suspect."
Roy: "I know better than anybody that there is a lot of things you can't do as sheriff but letting me talk to Ramirez ain't one of them."

Roy, as a former sheriff, requests a meeting with the prime suspect in his wife's death. He eventually gets his wish but it doesn't come easily.
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We Got Our Guy


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Sheriff Randall Hunt: "How many times you and I stood here and watched these boys lie through they teeth? We got our guy."
Roy: "I don't know."

Sheriff Randal Hunt is sure that they've got the right man for the crime, that their suspect is just lying. Roy isn't so sure about either.
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Some Illegals Killed Mrs. McNary


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Claire: "Did you hear what happened? Some illegals killed Mrs. McNary. She was riding on her ranch and they tried to steal her horse and they killed her."

When news of Livy's death hits the gossip circles at the local high school, the story changes every time it is told. Typical of high school, a lot of people with no idea what they are talking about are sure doing a lot of talking.
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