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Family Law (2006)

Derecho de familia (original title)
Unrated | | Comedy, Drama | 23 March 2006 (Argentina)
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As he adjusts to being a husband and father, Ariel Perelman meditates on the ways in which he is similar -- and so very different -- from his own dad.

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Ariel Perelman
Arturo Goetz ...
Bernardo Perelman
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Gastón Perelman
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Sandra
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Norita
Jean Pierre Reguerraz ...
tío Eduardo Perelman
Dmitry Rodnoy ...
Germán
Luis Albornoz ...
Echechuny
Darío Lagos ...
tío Mamuñe
Damián Dreizik ...
Damidjian
Gerardo del Águila ...
Peruano
Eduardo Santoro ...
Santoro
Ismael Troitiño ...
Metrosexual
Pablo Razuk ...
Abogado
Marcos Montes ...
Abogado
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As he adjusts to being a husband and father, Ariel Perelman meditates on the ways in which he is similar -- and so very different -- from his own dad.

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nursery | death | burial | law firm | child | See All (13) »

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In order to be a good father, he'll have to learn how to be a good son

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$128,552 (Argentina) (24 March 2006)

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$37,810 (USA) (9 March 2007)
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Incredible movie
1 July 2007 | by (Argentina) – See all my reviews

This is an amazing movie. It describes the perfect lifestyle of an Argentinian man/family/relationships. It may sound weird that my comment is so different from the previous one, but if you want to know how a middle-class family is, this is an incredible portrait from it. Daniel Hendler and Julieta Diaz are two of the best young actors we have and they mix up with well-known actors as Adriana Aizemberg. It it a must see; it's funny, sad and moving. If you're not Argentinian you may not get all of it OR you may appreciate our ways in different aspects of life. If you go deeper and you want to know something more that your own country, don't miss the chance and see it.


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