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The Day Silence Died (1998)

El día que murió el silencio (original title)
Handsome entrepeneur Abelardo Rios Clarios arrives in the sleepy little town of Villaserena, rigs up speakers throughout the village, and begins broadcasting "Radio Nobleza". For a small ... See full summary »

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Abelardo
Gustavo Angarita ...
Oscar
Elías Serrano ...
Ruperto
Norma Merlo ...
Amelia
Jorge Ortiz Sánchez ...
Padro Isidoro
Guillermo Granda ...
Jose
María Laura García ...
Celeste
Blanca Morisson ...
Celina
Edgar Vargas ...
Gumercindo
David Mondaca ...
Gaston
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Amigo de Seferino
Nelson Balderrama
Fernando Barrientos ...
Amigo de José
Lourdes Benites ...
Madre de Miriam
Emma Calles ...
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Handsome entrepeneur Abelardo Rios Clarios arrives in the sleepy little town of Villaserena, rigs up speakers throughout the village, and begins broadcasting "Radio Nobleza". For a small sum of money, they can now buy the opportunity to express publicly what they couldn't say before. Villaserena's closets are quickly emptied of their skeletons, old quarrels are revived and secrets are no longer. Abelardo soon discovers the beautiful Celeste, a beautiful young woman virtually imprisoned behind the walls of her father's house, and romance ensues. Written by Anonymous

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2 July 1999 (Spain)  »

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Opening Weekend:

$1,742 (USA) (8 December 2000)

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$1,742 (USA) (8 December 2000)
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25 January 2004 | by (Battle Creek, MI) – See all my reviews

A lovely little piece of cinema. This one has humor, drama, romance, Ernest Hemingway, some very odd and entrancing characters, incredibly beautiful scenery, and a breathtakingly beautiful young star. Even if you don't speak Spanish and don't like subtitles, check this one out. You won't be disappointed!


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