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Guaguasi (1983)

 |  Comedy, Drama, War  |  4 November 1983 (USA)
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A story about a simple man from the mountains, Guaguasi, who falls in love with a beautiful chorus girl, Marina, during the Cuban Revolution. Guaguasi joins the rebels and arrives in Havana... See full summary »

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Guaguasi
Marilyn Pupo ...
Marina
Raimundo Hidalgo-Gato ...
Moya
Marco Santiago ...
Raul
Rolando Barral ...
Cmndt. Jorge Montiel
Clara Hernandez ...
Isabel
Jose Bahamonde ...
Flor
Oswaldo Calvo ...
Col. Acosta
Mercedes Enriquez ...
Elisa
Griselda Nogueras ...
Monica
Luis G. Oquendo ...
Perdomo
Velia Martinez ...
Rosa
Manolo Coego ...
Vidal
Raquel Bardisa ...
Gloria
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Father Sagredo
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A story about a simple man from the mountains, Guaguasi, who falls in love with a beautiful chorus girl, Marina, during the Cuban Revolution. Guaguasi joins the rebels and arrives in Havana at the end of Batista's dictatorship, and, in the midst of political turmoil, is swept off his feet by the mesmerising Marina. The story celebrates the vitality and lunacy of the Revolution period with surrealism, humor and sensuality and is a compassionate metaphor about the human condition. Written by Carlos Clarence

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Velia Martinez, Luis G. Oquendo, and Connie Ramirez starred together in ¿Qué pasa, U.S.A.? (1977). Jose Bahamonde produced, wrote, and guest starred in the series. Andy Garcia guest starred in one episode. See more »

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