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Lucía (1968)

Traces episodes in the lives of three Cuban women, each named Lucía, from three different historical periods: the Cuban war of independence (with Spain), the 1930's, and the 1960's.

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Cast overview:
Raquel Revuelta ...
Lucia I (1895)
Eslinda Núñez ...
Lucia II (1930)
Adela Legrá ...
Lucia III (1968)
Eduardo Moure ...
Rafael
Ramón Brito ...
Aldo
Adolfo Llauradó ...
Tomas
Idalia Anreus
Silvia Planas
Flora Lauten
Rogelio Blain
Maria Elena Molinet
Aramís Delgado
Teté Vergara
Flavio Calderín
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Traces episodes in the lives of three Cuban women, each named Lucía, from three different historical periods: the Cuban war of independence (with Spain), the 1930's, and the 1960's.

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Long, heavy-handed and sometimes embarrassing
19 April 2001 | by (Chicago, IL) – See all my reviews

I only watched the first episode and most of the second. The acting in the first (Revuelta particularly) was so over the top that the audience (at the University of Chicago) laughed. The politics are cartoonish and the characters tiresome. There are some nice genre scenes for the two eras, but even this is overdone and very one-dimensional as well as sometimes offensive (silly upper class women, naked black revolutionary warriors riding bareback, extended scenes of rape and violence). It is the worst Cuban film I have ever seen


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