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La niña de tus ojos (1998)

A company of Spanish movie makers leaves Franco's Spain and moves to Hitler's Germany to make a film in co-production. Soon some problems start to arise...



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Cast overview, first billed only:
Blas Fontiveros
Julián Torralba
Marco Bonilla
Lucía Gandía
Václav Passer (as Mirosláv Táborský)
Heinrich von Wermelskirch
Magda Goebbels
Embajador (as Juan Luís Galiardo)


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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for sexual content and language | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

13 November 1998 (Spain)  »

Also Known As:

The Girl of Your Dreams  »

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Box Office


€4,200,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

€875,951 (Spain), 13 November 1998, Limited Release
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Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Did You Know?


Based on true events during the filming of Carmen (la de Triana) (1938) and Nights in Andalusia (1938), both starring Imperio Argentina. See more »


References Nights in Andalusia (1938) See more »


Los piconeros
Written by Juan Mostazo and Ramón Perelló
Orchestrated by Antoine Duhamel
Performed by Arabia Martín
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The 1998 Spanish film sensation
13 February 1999 | by See all my reviews

With a wonderful cast, including the divine Penélope Cruz, this movie is the best Spanish movie of 1998. As a humorous approach to Spanish actors working in Hitler´s Germany, it provides the spectator with large quantities of laughs, as well as with very touching scenes.

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