Macu, the Policeman's Woman (1987)

Macu, la mujer del policía (original title)
| Drama
The true story of a jealous policeman and his young wife living in a shanty-town in South America.


1 photo »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Maroa (2005)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

An 11 year old petty criminal gets the chance to play in a youth orchestra.

Director: Solveig Hoogesteijn
Stars: Tristán Ulloa, Yorlis Domínguez, Elba Escobar
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

Young couple Carla (Maestro) and Martin (Leroux) are abducted by three men and spend a terrifying night in Caracas as they wait for Carla's father (Blades) to hand over the ransom.

Director: Jonathan Jakubowicz
Stars: Mía Maestro, Jean Paul Leroux, Rubén Blades
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

Andres (Jean Pierre Agostini) is a fan of Los Leones del Caracas one of the main baseball teams of Venezuela. Julissa (Juliette Pardau) is a fan of Los Navegantes del Magallanes, the rival ... See full summary »

Director: Luis Carlos Hueck
Stars: Jean Pierre Agostini, Juliette Pardau, Miguel Ángel Landa
Crab (1982)
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  
Director: Román Chalbaud
Stars: Miguel Ángel Landa, América Alonso, Carlos Márquez
Jericho (1991)
Adventure | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

At early 16th century a priest joins the spanish conquerros in order to bring christianity to the indios. The expedition is murdered by the indios, only the priest is sparred. Santiago, the... See full summary »

Director: Luis Alberto Lamata
Stars: Wilfredo Cisneros, Cosme Cortázar, Doris Díaz


Credited cast:
Daniel Alvarado
María Luisa Mosquera
Frank Hernández
Tito Aponte
Ana Castell
Carmen Palma
Iván Feo
Ana María Paredes
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:


Based on a real-life murder case, chiefly narrated by Macu in flashbacks. Ismael Ramírez is a middle-aged police captain who falls in love with 8-year-old Macu. Her mother agrees to their relationship, knowing the privileges to be gained from having a member of the police force in the family. They are married when Macu is eleven and he impregnates her twice. Years later, Macu falls in love with Simón, an adolescent her own age. Ismael's jealousy leads to murder. Written by fkelleghan@aol.com

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

murder | infidelity | See All (2) »







Also Known As:

Macu, the Policeman's Woman  »

Filming Locations:

Company Credits

Production Co:

,  »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs



See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Message Boards

Discuss Macu, the Policeman's Woman (1987) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for: