6.7/10
342
3 user

Colombian Love (2004)

Ahava Colombianit (original title)
Tali and Ori are a young Israeli couple. After attending their best friends' wedding, which ended in disaster, they have a big fight, which leads to Ori proposing. But there is trouble in ... See full summary »

Director:

Writers:

(as Reshef Levy),
Reviews
3 nominations. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

As a family from India moves in to a desert neighborhood in Southern Israel in the 1960's, the family's eldest, beautiful daughter discovers friendship and romance with the lovely local ... See full summary »

Director: Avi Nesher
Stars: Neta Garty, Liraz Charhi, Aure Atika
Noodle (2007)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

At thirty-seven, Miri is a twice-widowed, El Al flight attendant. Her well-regulated existence is suddenly turned upside down by an abandoned Chinese boy whose migrant-worker mother has ... See full summary »

Director: Ayelet Menahemi
Stars: Mili Avital, BaoQi Chen, Alon Aboutboul
Ramzor (TV Series 2008)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.8/10 X  

3 middle aged men in a conflict with life about their wives, friends, children and funny everyday situations .

Stars: Adir Miller, Lior Halfon, Nir Levy
Footnote (2011)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Eliezer and Uriel Shkolnik are father and son as well as rival professors in Talmudic Studies. When both men learn that Eliezer will be lauded for his work, their complicated relationship reaches a new peak.

Director: Joseph Cedar
Stars: Shlomo Bar-Aba, Lior Ashkenazi, Aliza Rosen
Broken Wings (2002)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

Daphne and her four children try to cope with the abrupt death of husband/father. As the family seems to fall apart, a sudden incident gives them a chance to heal their 'broken wings'.

Director: Nir Bergman
Stars: Orly Silbersatz Banai, Maya Maron, Nitai Gvirtz
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

The movie is a romantic comedy which takes place in Israel during the Austerity period of the 1950s. The movie's hero is Alex, a 13 year old boy who is about to attend his Bar Mitzvah. Alex... See full summary »

Director: Boaz Davidson
Stars: Eitan Anshel, Sharon Hacohen, Uri Kabiri
Lost Islands (2008)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

A family in the 80s with five kids get into a crisis when twin brothers fall in love with the same girl.

Director: Reshef Levi
Stars: Oshri Cohen, Michael Moshonov, Shmil Ben Ari
Mivtza Savta (TV Movie 1999)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  

Mivtza Savta ("Operation Grandma") is a satirical Israeli comedy about three very different brothers trying to get around many obstacles to bury their grandmother on her kibbutz. The story ... See full summary »

Director: Dror Shaul
Stars: Rami Heuberger, Ami Smolartchik, Tzach Shpitzen
The Policeman (1971)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.6/10 X  

Azulai is a policeman in Jaffa, whose incompetence is only matched by his soft-heartedness. His superiors want to send him to early retirement, but he would like to stay on the force, and ... See full summary »

Director: Ephraim Kishon
Stars: Shaike Ophir, Zaharira Harifai, Avner Hizkiyahu
Peeping Toms (1972)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Gote and Eli are two aging friends who don't want to age. Gote is a lifeguard who's fighting peepers on the Tel-Aviv beach. Eli is a guitar player who dreams of building a night club in Altman's restaurant.

Director: Uri Zohar
Stars: Arik Einstein, Uri Zohar, Sima Eliyahu
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

A unit of female Israeli soldiers at a remote desert base bide their time as they count down the minutes until they can return to civilian life.

Director: Talya Lavie
Stars: Dana Ivgy, Nelly Tagar, Shani Klein
The Pyjamas (2003–2015)
Comedy | Musical
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

A band from Natania is moving to the big city - Tel Aviv. They meet a girl who is gonna change the rules.. Well, you just need to listen to their music...

Stars: Ilan Rosenfeld, Oded Paz, Kobi Faraj
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
Yael Appleboum ...
Shirley
...
Tali Shalev
Yael Badash ...
Singer
Lirit Balaban ...
Oranit Cohen
...
Samir
Itay Barnea ...
Zidane
Shmil Ben Ari ...
Pini Cohen
Elinor Ben Haim ...
The Colombian girl
...
Uri Cohen
Shmuel Edelman ...
Eliyahu (as Shmuel Adelman)
Michael Hanegbi ...
Idan
Mariano Idelman ...
The Rabbi
Fira Kantor ...
Nehama
Nir Levy ...
Omer
...
Gemash
Edit

Storyline

Tali and Ori are a young Israeli couple. After attending their best friends' wedding, which ended in disaster, they have a big fight, which leads to Ori proposing. But there is trouble in paradise when Ori's conservative father meets Tali, and all hell breaks loose... After Tali destroys Ori's highly religious sister's life's work and 'offends' him horribly, Mr. Cohen feels his honor has been abused and refuses contact with his son, unless Tali apologizes publicly. Zidane is a young bachelor with nothing to do and a strong affection for weed. After an encounter with a prostitute he's reunited with since knowing each other in junior high, Zidane has a near-death experience and tries to change his life. After a failed attempt to reignite an old affair in Colombia, and a relationship with a beautiful doctor, Zidane realizes who he really loves and what he'll do for her. Omer and Yael are a newly married couple who are way past the honeymoon phase. Omer, a bitter man only recently ... Written by Dmigdal

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Comedy | Drama | Romance

Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

Language:

| |

Release Date:

22 July 2004 (Israel)  »

Also Known As:

Colombian Love  »

Box Office

Budget:

$500,000 (estimated)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Quotes

Oranit Cohen: A father is like a mother, only you give him respect.
See more »

Connections

References Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me (1999) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
One of the best Israeli comedies in the last 10 years.
30 March 2005 | by (Haifa, Israel) – See all my reviews

This movie is very funny, has a healthy sense of humor, the kind I haven't seen in an Israeli movie. The plot is fluent and it keeps you watching (which I can't say about many Israeli films). I was happy to see that the movie had a happy ending unlike most films of the genre that end in tragedy. Overall, good actors, many of them are new to me (so I was pleasantly surprised), some already famous like Asi Cohen, which is very good here. The film has very funny situations regarding several aspects of Israeli life. Don't look for hidden meanings or a political agenda, it's just a fun movie (and a good one) that might be cult movie material. Enjoy (10/10).


3 of 5 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Pini's honor xchar
Discuss Colombian Love (2004) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?