Fires Within (1991)

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A love triangle in which a Cuban woman and her young daughter arrive in Miami, Florida after fleeing the Castro regime and being rescued as one of the 'raft people' by a seaman. The woman and her rescuer begin a romantic affair but then the woman's husband, a writer imprisoned in Cuba for his criticism of the regime and recently released, arrives in town.

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