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Los santos inocentes (1984)

Spain, 1960s. People from a very poor family work in the country, at the service of a rich family of landowners...

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Paco, El Bajo
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Régula
Belén Ballesteros ...
Nieves
Juan Sachez ...
Quirce
Susana Sánchez ...
La Niña Chica
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Azarías
Ágata Lys ...
Doña Pura
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Don Pedro
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Señorito Iván
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Señora Marquesa
José Guardiola ...
Señorito de la Jara
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Don Manuel, el doctor
Francisco Torres
Pepín Salvador ...
Obispo (as José Salvador)
José Manuel Sito
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Somewhere in the spanish country, in the 60s. Paco and his wife Régula are very poor. They work as tenant farmers for a very wealthy landowner. They have 3 children. One is backward. The others can not got to school because the master "needs" their work. When Regula's brother is fired from where he has worked for 61 years, he settles down at their little place... An attack against the archaism of the spanish country of the 60s. Written by Yepok

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2 November 1984 (Denmark)  »

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Aprószentek  »

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The movie illustrates the extreme inequality and the relationship between landlords and peasants in rural Spain in the middle of XX century. See more »

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Spoofed in No lo llames amor... llámalo X (2011) See more »

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One of the best Spanish film

In this film, you can see a important part of the recent history of my great country. This film is about the life in a big "cortijo" after civil war in 50-60´S, you can see the lives between rich people, like "señorito Ivan", and poor, like "Paco el Bajo", and how are the relations between this kind of people,they are near to the slavery. Besides, you can see poverty´s ravage, and the many different kind of familiar´s drama.


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