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Bear Cub (2004)
"Cachorro" (original title)

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Pedro, a gay man with an active social life and big circle of friends, takes in his nephew Bernardo for a couple weeks. When it appears as though it might become a permanent arrangement, ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
José Luis García Pérez ...
Pedro
David Castillo ...
Bernardo
Empar Ferrer ...
Dª Teresa
Elvira Lindo ...
Violeta
Arno Chevrier ...
Manuel
Mario Arias ...
Javi
Josele Román ...
Gloria
Diana Cerezo ...
Lola
Daniel Llobregat ...
Bernardo 14 años
Juanma Lara ...
Aitor
Jorge Calvo ...
Antonio
Josep Tomàs ...
Juan Carlos (as Josep Tomás)
Juanjo Martínez ...
Iván
Ramón Ramos ...
Ricardo
Patxi Uribarren ...
Quique
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Storyline

Pedro, a gay man with an active social life and big circle of friends, takes in his nephew Bernardo for a couple weeks. When it appears as though it might become a permanent arrangement, however, Pedro turns to his friends for guidance as he and 9-year-old Bernardo begin to forge a household together. Written by Anonymous

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Parenthood is about to get a little hairer

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Comedy | Drama

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Rated R for sexuality, drug use and language | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

27 February 2004 (Spain)  »

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Bear Cub  »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$8,002 (USA) (5 November 2004)

Gross:

$96,263 (USA) (11 March 2005)
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Trivia

The Spanish title "Cachorro" literally translates as "puppy", "pup" or "cub". See more »

Quotes

Bernardo: I don't want to leave you alone.
Pedro: Don't worry about me.
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Connections

References The Jungle Book (1967) See more »

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Knuf
Written by David Nicolau Gironés
Performed by An Der Beat
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User Reviews

 
The firs emotive, real, non porno bear movie i have seen.
23 May 2004 | by (Salamanca, Spain) – See all my reviews

A movie who makes you cry, laugh and recognize yourself its a movie you should see. Tenderness, paternal feelings, and a show of the madrid bear scene are enough to make any one, regardless sexual orientation, understand some bits more of the world, and feel it like theirs.

The music its too fine, the bears are too handsome, director chooses not to avoid real issues in gay life, like sex, cruising, dark rooms, baths... But he does it like they are as usual as going to cinema, showing clearly that what we do in bed doesn't makes us better or worse.

The story or the movie its a story of feelings, between a father and his son, uncle and nephew who learn to be with each other, showing the world that raising a children its only love, not being a non sexual being. that first and foremost, trust, love, care and tenderness are the stuff a boy its raised on.

in few words, its my movie :)


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