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La niña de tus ojos (1998)

A company of Spanish movie makers leaves Franco's Spain and moves to Hitler's Germany to make a film in co-production. Soon some problems start to arise...

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Fernando Trueba
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Penélope Cruz ... Macarena Granada
Antonio Resines ... Blas Fontiveros
Jorge Sanz ... Julián Torralba
Rosa Maria Sardà ... Rosa Rosales
Santiago Segura ... Castillo
Loles León ... Trini Morenos
Jesús Bonilla ... Marco Bonilla
Neus Asensi ... Lucía Gandía
Miroslav Táborský ... Václav Passer (as Mirosláv Táborský)
Johannes Silberschneider ... Goebbels
Karel Dobrý ... Leo
Götz Otto ... Heinrich von Wermelskirch
Hanna Schygulla ... Magda Goebbels
María Barranco ... Embajadora
Juan Luis Galiardo ... Embajador (as Juan Luís Galiardo)
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Storyline

Corren los años 40. Una modesta compañía de cineastas españoles abandona la España de Franco trasladándose a la Alemania de Hitler, para realizar una película coproducida entre ambos países. Se trata de un musical de ritmos andaluces protagonizado por la actriz Macarena Granada y dirigido por Blas Fontiveros. El contraste de ideologías entre españoles y alemanes es bastante marcado, y ello no tarda en hacerse notar... Written by Miguel Ángel Díaz González

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Genres:

Comedy | Drama

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for sexual content and language | See all certifications »

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Country:

Spain

Language:

Spanish | German | Russian

Release Date:

13 November 1998 (Spain) See more »

Also Known As:

The Girl of Your Dreams See more »

Filming Locations:

Prague, Czech Republic

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Box Office

Budget:

€4,200,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

€875,951 (Spain), 13 November 1998, Limited Release
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Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

Based on true events during the filming of Carmen (la de Triana) (1938) and Nights in Andalusia (1938), both starring Imperio Argentina. See more »

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References Carmen (la de Triana) (1938) See more »

Soundtracks

La bien pagá
Written by Ramón Perelló & Juan Mostazo
Performed by Penélope Cruz
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One of the best Spanish movies.
15 December 2007 | by Jordi_NNSee all my reviews

great movie, great acting, costume design, art direction, screen play... everything is awesome in this film. One of Frenando Trueba's masterpieces, just watch it. One of the best Spanish films.

Penelope Cruz is just outstanding as macarena!

the most expensive Spanish production until Alatriste was made! It should have gone to the Oscars for best foreign film, and not "the Grandfather" from Garci.

10 out of 10, without any doubt.

(sorry for my bad English)

Bye! and watch the film! :P


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