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Las viudas de los jueves (2009)

In a gated community, where everyone seems to have it all, secrets start to come out.

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In a gated community, where everyone seems to have it all, secrets start to come out.

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El lado oscuro de una vida perfecta.


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Good, but I expected more
29 April 2010 | by (Macedonia) – See all my reviews

After having watched Marcelo Piñeyro's "El Metodo" and being breath taken by it, I was very exited to learn that he is making a new movie, "Las viudas de los jueves" with two of the El Metodo's cast. Being so impatient to watch this movie, in the mean time I found the book the movie is based on by Claudia Piñeiro and read it. It was a great book, so my expectations rose. But just because I read the book, I think I liked the movie less. Probably it is hard to capture all the aspects that I loved about the book, but what really bothered me was that the movie intervened a bit in the characters and even the story. Anyway it is a good movie, well acted, well produced, it has the right atmosphere. But yet, I 'll stick to liking the book and also "El metodo" much more.


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