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Of Love and Shadows (1994)

R | | Drama | 10 May 1996 (USA)
Irene is a magazine editor living under the shadow of the Pinochet dictatorship in Chile. Francisco is a handsome photographer and he comes to Irene for a job. As a sympathizer with the ... See full summary »

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Mario
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Professor Leal (as Jorge Rivera Lopez)
Angela Ragno ...
Hilda Leal
Alejandro Toccalino ...
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Alfredo Martín ...
Surgeon (as Alfredo Martin)
Ana Leza ...
Evangelina (as Anita Lesa)
Carmen Renard ...
The Rich Widow
Cesar Parlani ...
Reverend
Claudio Ciacci ...
Comandant Ramirez
Daniel Alvarado ...
Freedom Fighter
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Irene is a magazine editor living under the shadow of the Pinochet dictatorship in Chile. Francisco is a handsome photographer and he comes to Irene for a job. As a sympathizer with the underground resistance movement, Francisco opens her eyes and her heart to the atrocities being committed by the state. Written by Anonymous

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Two lovers with a dangerous secret will risk everything they have for a chance at freedom. See more »

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Rated R for a scene of strong sexuality, and for some violence | See all certifications »

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Also Known As:

De amor y de sombras  »

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Opening Weekend USA:

$6,357, 12 May 1996, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$19,710
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Francisco: I work in the shadows. Do you know what it means?
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Of Love and Shadows
Music by Jose Nieto
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Beautiful film & Subject matter
23 March 2002 | by See all my reviews

This was a great film!

Granted, the acting may not be tip-top and the casting may have its flaws, but I thought that this was a great film, and it's about time we have more films bring to life the atrocities that occurred in Chile. By acquiring more knowledge about the world around us, we can try to ensure that we don't repeat the same mistakes over and over.

I really thought the film was great!


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