MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 3,485 this week

Cleopatra (2003)

R  |   |  Comedy, Drama  |  14 August 2003 (Argentina)
6.8
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.8/10 from 498 users  
Reviews: 4 user | 3 critic

A retired teacher and a soap star leave their routines and the men in their lives behind and embark on a weekend trip.

Director:

0Check in
0Share...

IMDb Picks: May

Visit our IMDb Picks section to see our recommendations of movies and TV shows coming out in May, sponsored by COVERGIRL.

Visit the IMDb Picks section

Related News

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 101 titles
created 07 Jun 2011
 
a list of 118 titles
created 10 Jul 2012
 
a list of 1884 titles
created 17 Mar 2013
 
a list of 863 titles
created 03 Apr 2013
 
a list of 6287 titles
created 13 Apr 2013
 

Related Items

Search for "Cleopatra" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Cleopatra (2003)

Cleopatra (2003) on IMDb 6.8/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Cleopatra.
4 wins & 7 nominations. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

In "My First Wedding" ("Mi primera boda"), Jewish-born Adrián and Catholic-born Leonora have finally reached their wedding day. Instead of gracefully embracing matrimony, Adrián spends the ... See full summary »

Director: Ariel Winograd
Stars: Natalia Oreiro, Daniel Hendler, Imanol Arias
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Juan lives in clandestinity. Just like his mum, his dad and his adored uncle Beto, outside his home he has another name. At school, Juan is known as Ernesto. And he meets María, who only ... See full summary »

Director: Benjamín Ávila
Stars: Natalia Oreiro, Ernesto Alterio, César Troncoso
Mystery | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

The beautiful wife of a geologist frantically searches for her missing husband and is haunted by a man who bears a striking resemblance to him.

Director: Sandra Gugliotta
Stars: Germán Palacios, Ana Celentano, Marina Glezer
Live-In Maid (2004)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

A wealthy woman and her live-in housekeeper must adjust their entrenched routine and relationship when Buenos Aires is plunged into economic crisis.,

Director: Jorge Gaggero
Stars: Norma Aleandro, Marcos Mundstock, Claudia Lapacó
Drama | History | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

The true story of an Argentine family who lived with Josef Mengele without knowing his true identity, and of a girl who fell in love with one of the biggest criminals of all time.

Director: Lucía Puenzo
Stars: Àlex Brendemühl, Diego Peretti, Guillermo Pfening
Biography | History

Cleopatra as a firm ruler and military tactician who embarked on a ruthless rise to power. Cleopatra twice married brothers, killing each of them as well as a sister. Romantic alliances ... See full summary »

Stars: Angelina Jolie
Cleopatra (1912)
Drama | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

The fabled queen of Egypt's affair with Roman general Marc Antony is ulimately disastrous for both of them.

Director: Charles L. Gaskill
Stars: Helen Gardner, Pearl Sindelar, Miss Fielding
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Ezequiel is a film music composer that can't find the inspiration he needs to compose a new score and Paula is a pregnant woman recently abandoned by her boyfriend whose mother has just ... See full summary »

Director: Hernán Goldfrid
Stars: Natalia Oreiro, Diego Peretti, Norma Aleandro
Cleópatra (2007)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
Director: Júlio Bressane
Stars: Alessandra Negrini, Miguel Falabella, Bruno Garcia
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

Shaw's legendary wit turns political drama into sparkling comedy when veteran strategist Julius Caesar becomes mentor to the enchanting teenage queen of Roman-occupied Egypt. Their first ... See full summary »

Director: Des McAnuff
Stars: Christopher Plummer, Nikki M. James, Diane D'Aquila
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
Director: Alejandro Doria
Stars: Norma Aleandro, Luis Brandoni, Andrea Del Boca
Comedy | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.4/10 X  

A single father wants to rebuild his relationship with his daughter, who flies to New York to become a professional singer.

Director: Juan José Jusid
Stars: Guillermo Francella, Natalia Oreiro, Diana Lamas
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Cleopatra
...
Sandra
...
Carlos
Héctor Alterio ...
Roberto
Alberto de Mendoza ...
Víctor
Boy Olmi ...
Francis
Oscar Ferrigno Jr. ...
Director TV
Eugenia Levin ...
Guionista TV
Diego Rodríguez Ernesto ...
Asistente TV
Pía Uribelarrea ...
Mujer 1 Baño
Irene Goldzer ...
Mujer 2 Baño
Luciana Dulizky ...
Asistente Baño TV
Maite Zumelzú ...
Reportera
Erasmo Olivera ...
Empoleado heladera
Cristina Magariño ...
Mujer Policia
Edit

Storyline

A retired teacher and a soap star leave their routines and the men in their lives behind and embark on a weekend trip. Written by Marcos Celesia <mcelesia@ciudad.com.ar>

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

character name in title | See All (1) »

Taglines:

Nunca es tarde para cambiar. (It's never too late to change.)

Genres:

Comedy | Drama

Certificate:

R | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

|

Language:

Release Date:

14 August 2003 (Argentina)  »

Also Known As:

Клеопатра  »

Box Office

Budget:

€1,300,000 (estimated)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Connections

References Titanic (1997) See more »

Soundtracks

Vals de Cleo
Written by Paco Ortega
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Either Do What You Should Do or Do What You Want or Just Sit Down
8 June 2010 | by (Fraggle Rock) – See all my reviews

Eduardo Mignogna's 'Cleopatra' may bear some resemblance to 'Thelma and Louise'. In both movies the two leads are frustrated with their current life and so they embark on a roadtrip. That's where the similarities end. 'Cleopatra' is much more toned down and restrained. It has a more poetic feel to it while 'Thelma and Louise' is more suspenseful and energetic. With photogenic cinematography of the stunning landscape and a whimsical soundtrack, the movie is pleasing to look at.

The writing is also quite down to earth and Mignogna does a fine job as director. He's storytelling is quite smoothe and he balances comedy and intensity with skill, never allowing the film to lose its whimsical edge. A beautiful Natalia Oreiro and Leonardo Sbaraglia are very good. Héctor Alterio is darkly funny as a lazy slacker husband.

'Cleopatra' mainly works because it has heart and the heart of Cleopatra is Norma Aleandro. Her sequences provide the best moments of the film, whether it's the funniest or most intense. Easily, she's a scene stealer and a joy to watch. Notice when she's talking to the camera, it really is if she's speaking to you.

'Cleopatra' is another movie that showcases Aleandro's talent. It's like a breath of fresh air in the countryside. It's a joy to watch.


2 of 2 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Soundtrack babalu_151
love blooms jhjenn
Discuss Cleopatra (2003) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?