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The Weakness of the Bolshevik (2003)

La flaqueza del bolchevique (original title)
Based on a novel by Lorenzo Silva, this movie deals with the unusual and tragic relationship between a frustrated businessman and a 14-year-old student. After crashing into the rear of the ... See full summary »

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Based on a novel by Lorenzo Silva, this movie deals with the unusual and tragic relationship between a frustrated businessman and a 14-year-old student. After crashing into the rear of the car in front of him, Pablo Lopez starts arguing with the other driver, Sonsoles, who finally files for an injury claim against him. Therefore, the angry manager starts harassing her and observes her younger sister Maria in her schoolyard. When he gets to know the intelligent girl, his perception of life is changed totally, but their friendship leads into a tragedy... Written by fippi2000

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31 October 2003 (Spain)  »

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€3,000,000 (estimated)
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References Pasapalabra (2000) See more »

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A fuego
Written by Robe Iniesta (as Roberto Iniesta) and Iñaki Antón
Performed by Extremoduro
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Sadly charming
21 February 2004 | by (Vigo,Spain) – See all my reviews

Pablo is a high executive on a bank, he doesnt like his job nor his life. One day he has a car accident and crashes into a young woman's car. Since that day everything changes for him , he finds a way to enjoy life again but...


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