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Lazaro's Girlfriend (2002)

La novia de Lázaro (original title)
Following the call of her boyfriend, Lázaro Dolores comes from Cuba They are Cuban, but he has been in Spain for a year. When she arrives in Madrid, nobody meets her at the airport. Because... See full summary »

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Fernando Merinero
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Cast

Credited cast:
Claudia Rojas Claudia Rojas ... Delores / Lazaro's girlfriend
Roberto Govin Roberto Govin ... Lázaro
Ramón Merlo Ramón Merlo ... Paco
Franciska Ródenas Franciska Ródenas ... Paloma
Azucena de la Fuente Azucena de la Fuente
Carmen Merinero Carmen Merinero
Sandra Prieto Sandra Prieto
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Helena Carrión Helena Carrión
Tinito de la Calma Tinito de la Calma
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Following the call of her boyfriend, Lázaro Dolores comes from Cuba They are Cuban, but he has been in Spain for a year. When she arrives in Madrid, nobody meets her at the airport. Because he is imprisoned for kidnapping and attempted rape. She has no choice but to seek life. He is hooked on drugs and forces her to let heroin into the prison. Shes plays with this role, but he is a lost case and she stops visiting the prison. Her vitality and Caribbean sensuality makes her adapt to Madrid's hectic life without working, until she meets Paco, a Spaniard who gives her stability and teach her a trade, but fear of Lazaro's revenge or his future departure from the jail, will gravitate on the relationship of Paco and Dolores.

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Country:

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Language:

Spanish

Release Date:

6 September 2002 (Spain) See more »

Also Known As:

Lazaro'nun Sevgilisi See more »

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Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$10,496
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Interesting hand-held documentary-like dirty and sad love story
24 September 2005 | by trixie650203See all my reviews

This film follows the Odyssey of a Cuban girl, Dolores who follows her friend, Lazaro who immigrated to Spain and got imprisoned after trying to rape a girl on the street (actually in her flat after threatening her in her car with a saw pressed to her neck). Dolores visits Lázaro in the prison and even smuggles heroin in there for him. There, in a dirty cell each time they make love they do it so desperately as it were the last time. She lives by a Spanish woman whom she meets at the airport and who has a very messy life. In fact, we see only messy lives in the movie. Then Dolores applies for a sewing job at a good-hearted fellow named Paco and moves into his house. They get together and decide to make a family...

There are some very graphic lesbian as well as heterosexual scenes, be warned. Still I found the main characters interesting and original enough to sit through the movie.

Gyorgy Horvath, Budapest, Hungary


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