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Privates Lives (2001)
"Vidas privadas" (original title)

Unrated  |   |  Drama  |  2 November 2001 (Spain)
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Credited cast:
Carmen Uranga
Gustavo 'Gana' Bertolini
Luis Ziembrowski ...
Alejandro Rossemberg
Chunchuna Villafañe ...
Sofía Uranga
Lito Cruz ...
Rodolfo Bertolini
Carola Reyna ...
Roxana Rodó
Héctor Alterio ...
Padre de Carmen
Audry Gutierrez Alea ...
Ana Uranga
Luis Machín ...
Eusebio Poncela ...
Voz en Madrid (voice)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Fabiana Cantilo ...
Lucrecia Capello ...
Fena della Maggiora ...
Remisero 2
Yasmin Elias ...


Carmen Uranga is a 42 year-old woman who after 20 years jurisdiction of her native country (Argentina), she returns to solve a family problem related with the inheritance that her sick father wants to leave him. Their return trip results in the unavoidable memories of the torture that that was object during the dictatorship and a dramatic revelation. Written by <>

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When Carmen accidentally burns herself on the thick green candle in the restaurant, the candle itself is completely missing from the next shot of the table. It then reappears, lying on its side, in the long shot through the window from Ana's point of view. See more »

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Awful movie
3 October 2005 | by (Mexico) – See all my reviews

One of the worst movies I've ever seen.Fito Paez is a great musician, creator of many great songs. But his first movie, "Vidas Privadas" is a study is bad directing, bad editing, awful score, bad acting, horrible lines (out of a soap opera), novice photography and especially bad narrative.

One of those movies, that you know what is going to happen even before you enter the cinema. Cecilia Roth (his then wife) and Mexican actor Gael García Bernal are good actors, but they are unable to generate any emotions, because the elliptical unsastianl plot is a mix of genres and clichés.

If you are interested in movies with the same theme, I recommend "Kamchatcka" or "The official Story" two great movies.

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