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Less Is More (2000)

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Carlos has always dreamed about being an actor; he is 18 years old and is working with his best friend, Polilla in the amusement park "Isla Mágica", en Seville. Both made a promise when ... See full summary »

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Pascal Jongen
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Sergio Peris-Mencheta ... Carlos
Vanessa Sáiz Vanessa Sáiz ... Polilla
Elsa Pataky ... Diana
Miquel Sitjar Miquel Sitjar ... Gonzalo
Luis Fernando Alvés Luis Fernando Alvés ... Arturo
Ana Gracia Ana Gracia ... Carmen
Paul Zubillaga Paul Zubillaga ... Mario
Lucía Napal Lucía Napal ... Celia
Lorena Bernal ...
Enrique Arce ... Víctor
Lorena García Lorena García ... Regidora
Pablo Rivero ... Chico Pasillo
Kira Miró ... María
Juanma Cifuentes Juanma Cifuentes ... Actor Invitado (as Juan Manuel Cifuentes)
Pilar Soto Pilar Soto ... Actriz Carmen
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Carlos has always dreamed about being an actor; he is 18 years old and is working with his best friend, Polilla in the amusement park "Isla Mágica", en Seville. Both made a promise when they were kids: they would work a lot to get to the top of their career has actors. The second step is to enter in the Dramatic Art Faculty in Madrid. As always, specially in the teenager world, love spoils their plans. Carlos fells in love when he meets a perfect girl, Diana; who also works in the park and is going to act in "Carmen". Even though she is in love with Carlos, Polilla will help him get Diana with a great plan: don't let her think you love her. That's the only way Diana would look at him. At the end, will love win or obsession? Written by Roland Her

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Country:

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Language:

Spanish

Release Date:

21 July 2000 (Spain) See more »

Also Known As:

El desdén con el desdén See more »

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1.85 : 1
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Excellent teen movie to watch with the whole family or a girlfriend
22 December 2007 | by amalla1970See all my reviews

I have to say that I liked the movie a lot. This movie is similar to "Cant buy me love" with Patrick Dempsey. Most of the cast Male and Female are good looking for example Carlos character reminded me a lot like Tom Welling from Smallville shy and having trouble to take the leap.

I mainly watch this movie after seen Elsa Pataky on "Ninette" and wanted to see other films where she has worked before. Cant wait to see Santos.

Diana (played by Elsa Pataky) always has to be on top and this made a barrier to the character Carlos making it impossible to him to talk to her. Elsa gives life to Diana with her enchanted smile and perkiness.

Carlos (Played by Sergio Peris-Mencheta) couldn't find the way to break the ice with Diana buy his friend Polilla (Played by Vanessa Sáiz)help him on his quest.


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