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La mitad del cielo (1986)

Rosa is an cantabrian woman who travel to Madrid after the Civil War. With the help of Don Pedro, a chief supplies, she opens a restaurant that transforms in a political and intelectual center.
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Rosa
Margarita Lozano ...
Abuela
Fernando Fernán Gómez ...
Don Pedro
Antonio Valero ...
José
Nacho Martínez ...
Delgado
Santiago Ramos ...
Antonio
Carolina Silva ...
Olvido
Francisco Merino ...
Ramiro
Enriqueta Carballeira ...
Hermana de Rosa
Julia Martínez ...
Cuñada de Don Pedro (as Julita Martínez)
Mercedes Lezcano ...
Hermana de Rosa
Concha Leza ...
Cuñada de Don Pedro
Mónica Molina ...
Rosa (joven)
Raúl Fraire ...
Padre de Rosa
Concha Hidalgo ...
Madre de Rosa
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Rosa is an cantabrian woman who travel to Madrid after the Civil War. With the help of Don Pedro, a chief supplies, she opens a restaurant that transforms in a political and intelectual center.

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A gorgeous and fascinating story set in northern Spain.
23 July 2000 | by (Ventura, CA) – See all my reviews

This movie has "haunted" me since I saw it five or six years ago, and I keep trying to find a place where I could rent it again. The scenery is awesome -- green and fertile. The story captures the little-known Celtic side (i.e., magical side) of the folks from northern Spain. It is a slice-of-life quite unlike my own life -- and makes you think. See it at least once.


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