Suddenly (2002)
"Tan de repente" (original title)

Unrated  |   |  Comedy, Drama  |  19 June 2003 (Argentina)
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An Argentinian Dutch and Latin Comedy Drama where a young naive girl Marcia (Tatiana Saphir) learns about her sexuality. Marcia is kidnapped by 2 punk women Mao (Carla Crespo)& Veronica ... See full summary »



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An Argentinian Dutch and Latin Comedy Drama where a young naive girl Marcia (Tatiana Saphir) learns about her sexuality. Marcia is kidnapped by 2 punk women Mao (Carla Crespo)& Veronica Hassan (Lenin). They take her to a coast which Marcia had never seen before. Eventually three women get familiar to each other and end up at Lenin's Grandma's friend, Aunt Blanca's (Beatriz Thibaudin) house as paying guest. There everybody discovers and rediscovers the relationships and affect each other. Written by khaliwali

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one of those pleasant surprises
17 April 2014 | by See all my reviews

This is one of those movies you unintentionally discover and like. At least it is how i got to see Suddenly (Tan de repente). A friend who speaks Spanish and who traveled through South American countries invited me to see it. Being open for such experiments i went along and was pleasantly surprised.

Suddenly (Tan de repente) that would change the history of cinema or your percption of life, but it is a fine movie. The fact that i write this review more than five years after watching it, while still remembering some scenes, speaks to its favor.

My friend warned me that there are specific social and cultural peculiarities of South America that make this movie realistic. However, i think this remark was unnecessary. Suddenly (Tan de repente) speaks to the audience on a very basic, human, level.

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