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Guaguasi (1983)

Not Rated | | Comedy, Drama, War | 4 November 1983 (USA)
A story about a simple man from the mountains, Guaguasi, who falls in love with a beautiful chorus girl, Marina, during the Cuban Revolution. Guaguasi joins the rebels and arrives in Havana... See full summary »

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Jorge Ulla

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Orestes Matacena ... Guaguasi
Marilyn Pupo Marilyn Pupo ... Marina
Raimundo Hidalgo-Gato Raimundo Hidalgo-Gato ... Moya
Marco Santiago Marco Santiago ... Raul
Rolando Barral Rolando Barral ... Cmndt. Jorge Montiel
Clara Hernandez Clara Hernandez ... Isabel
Jose Bahamonde Jose Bahamonde ... Flor
Oswaldo Calvo Oswaldo Calvo ... Col. Acosta
Mercedes Enriquez Mercedes Enriquez ... Elisa
Griselda Nogueras Griselda Nogueras ... Monica
Luis G. Oquendo ... Perdomo
Velia Martinez Velia Martinez ... Rosa
Manolo Coego ... Vidal
Raquel Bardisa Raquel Bardisa ... Gloria
Ruben Rabasa ... Father Sagredo
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Storyline

A story about a simple man from the mountains, Guaguasi, who falls in love with a beautiful chorus girl, Marina, during the Cuban Revolution. Guaguasi joins the rebels and arrives in Havana at the end of Batista's dictatorship, and, in the midst of political turmoil, is swept off his feet by the mesmerising Marina. The story celebrates the vitality and lunacy of the Revolution period with surrealism, humor and sensuality and is a compassionate metaphor about the human condition. Written by Carlos Clarence

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Genres:

Comedy | Drama | War

Certificate:

Not Rated
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Details

Country:

USA | Dominican Republic

Language:

Spanish

Release Date:

4 November 1983 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

Dominican Republic

Company Credits

Production Co:

Bolero Films See more »
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Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Velia Martinez, Luis G. Oquendo, and Connie Ramirez starred together in ¿Qué pasa, U.S.A.? (1977). Jose Bahamonde produced, wrote, and guest starred in the series. Andy Garcia guest starred in one episode. See more »

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