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Americano (2011)

Not Rated | | Drama | 30 November 2011 (France)
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A man who returns to Los Angeles to wrap up his mother's estate sets out in search of the mysterious woman named in her will.

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Mathieu Demy

Writer:

Mathieu Demy

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Mathieu Demy ... Martin
Geraldine Chaplin ... Linda
Chiara Mastroianni ... Claire
Carlos Bardem ... Luis
Jean-Pierre Mocky Jean-Pierre Mocky ... Le père
Salma Hayek ... 'Lola'
André Wilms ... L'Allemand
Pablo Garcia Pablo Garcia ... Pedro
Sabine Mamou Sabine Mamou ... La mère (archive footage)
Timothy Davis Timothy Davis ... Le douanier
Cokey Falkow ... Le facteur
Kevin Beaty Kevin Beaty ... Doug O'Toole, l'avocat immobilier
Nick Roberts Nick Roberts ... L'homme à la machine
Gary Feldman Gary Feldman ... L'homme à la machine, jeune (archive footage)
Linda Flores Wade Linda Flores Wade ... La femme mexicaine
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A man who returns to Los Angeles to wrap up his mother's estate sets out in search of the mysterious woman named in her will.

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Country:

France

Language:

French | Spanish | English

Release Date:

30 November 2011 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

Amerikano See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA See more »

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Color

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2.35 : 1
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This film represents the second generation of directorial works by the Demy family that stars members of the Mastroianni/Deneuve family, having been directed by Matthieu Demy and starring Chiara Mastroianni. Previously Matthieu's father, Jacques Demy, directed Chiara's mother, Catherine Deneuve, in four films and father, Marcello Mastroianni, in A Slightly Pregnant Man (which also co-starred Deneuve). See more »

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..it's a better film than most are giving credit for
29 October 2014 | by bjariasSee all my reviews

Most films are make believe, not documentaries.. so when you view them, you are doing it with a great leap of imagination and a blind eye at times. Americano is an interesting film, well scripted and acted. At forty-six Selma Hayek.. bit.ly/18K8d2A ..is still undoubtedly an exceptionally beautiful woman, and here once again she performs well in what is a fairly basic role... one that might easily have not been taken as serious by many actors of her stature. She's well know, but in truth is under-appreciated for just how good and dedicated an actor she really is. She's a very smart and interesting woman, continuing to please audiences with her ever expanding body of work.


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