The film tells the story of the relationship and friendship of two men who are both very much affected by the cinema: Both of them are writers, one of books the other of screenplays.

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Complete credited cast:
Adolfo Marsillach ...
José Manuel Varela
Jesús Puente ...
Federico Alcántara
María Casanova ...
Graciela dos Santos Varela 'La Mala'
José Bódalo ...
Dionisio Balboa
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Pili
Víctor Valverde ...
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Patricia Calot ...
Actriz que representa a 'La estudiante de filosofía'
Pablo Hoyos
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Sonia
Rafael Hernández
Yolanda Ríos ...
Amelia
Diana Salcedo
Primitivo Rojas
Maite Marchante
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The film tells the story of the relationship and friendship of two men who are both very much affected by the cinema: Both of them are writers, one of books the other of screenplays. Written by Volker Boehm

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Una cosa es el cine y otra, mucho más peligrosa, la vida.

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11 April 1985 (Argentina)  »

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Jesús Puente and Adolfo Marsillach were not the first choice to play their roles. Director José Luis Garci wanted to cast Alfredo Landa and José Sacristán, but both actors refused because of professional rivalry between them. See more »

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