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Compassionate Sex (2000)
"Sexo por compasión" (original title)

 -  Comedy  -  30 June 2000 (Spain)
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Dolores is a mature and kind woman whose husband abandons her because he can't stand her uncanny generosity. Desperate to get her husband back, she devotes her life to works of charity, ... See full summary »

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Dolores is a mature and kind woman whose husband abandons her because he can't stand her uncanny generosity. Desperate to get her husband back, she devotes her life to works of charity, which is to go to bed with the other men of the town. Dolores, now "Lolita", becomes so famous that all men seek out her help now. It is through her compassionate sex that she brings back the color and the happiness to a town that was immersed in sadness. La historia de Dolores, una mujer madura y bondadosa. Tan buena es, que el marido decide abandonarla, y ella, en un intento desesperado por recuperarlo decide hacer obras de caridad pecando con los otros hombres del pueblo. Ahora todos los hombres quieren conocer a Dolores -ahora Lolita- que, con su sexo por compasión, devolverá el color y la alegría a un pueblo que se encontraba hundido en la tristeza. Written by HoMordomo

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DELIGHTFUL COMEDY
19 November 2000 | by (BOSTON) – See all my reviews

There is hope that filmgoers will fall in love with foreign film once again. This a charmer of the likes of Cinema Paradiso and Like Water for Chocolate. This is a lovely romp through an old Spanish Village where everyone knows everyone else's business. The most generous woman in town decides to help re-invigorate all the men in town by offering compassionate sex for the sake of improving family relationships. The town literally blossoms and life changes for the better. Sadly, the generous woman's life is empty until a delightful change of heart comes.


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