BEFORE NIGHT FALLS –-Movie--(R)--Based on the memoir of exiled Cuban nationalist, poet and novelist, Reinaldo Arenas (1943-1990). Javier Bardem and Johnny Depp. This incredible journey through the life and work of the late Cuban poet Reinaldo Arenas. Victimized by a government that banned his books and jailed him for a crime he didn’t commit, Reinaldo endured unspeakable persecution in a courageous stand against censorship and oppression. Without a country but not without integrity, he fled to America where he continued to fight for personal expression and produced a stirring body of work.