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The Old Man Who Read Love Stories (2001)

Not Rated | | Adventure, Drama | 7 March 2001 (France)
A man is forced to confront a dangerous female jaguar and his own past through the sacrificial killing of the beast he has grown to love.

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Cast

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Antonio Bolivar
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Luis Agalla (Mayor)
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Rubicondo (Dentist)
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Victor Bottenbley ...
Nushino
Fede Celada ...
Juan
Luis Hostalot ...
Manuel
Guillermo Toledo ...
Onecen
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The Priest
Lionel Barsacq ...
Gold Prospector
Patrick Crepat ...
Gold Prospector
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The Man Who Bets
Alain Dery ...
Gold Prospector
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Dolores
Alberto Dominguez ...
Salinas
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A man is forced to confront a dangerous female jaguar and his own past through the sacrificial killing of the beast he has grown to love.

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In the jungle, the one who survives is the one that moves

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Adventure | Drama

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Not Rated | See all certifications »
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7 March 2001 (France)  »

Also Known As:

Den gamle mand der læste kærlighedshistorier  »

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$9,500,000 (estimated)
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In the early stages of development, the director asked for final cut thinking that he would not get it, but he did. See more »

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Antonio Bolivar: It was a kiss of impassioned intensity, a kiss to remember their lives by.
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Great movie
20 June 2001 | by (Granada, España(spain)) – See all my reviews

Richard dreyfuss is great in this movie. In all movies he make. I've seen this movie in my country, and i'm specting for the dvd because i like to see this movie in english because in spain the movies are dubbeds, and i have not a lot of opportunities for hear his real voice, and i hate it. I love the movies in original version(english of course)


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