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El tiempo entre costuras 

Sira Quiroga is a young Spanish dressmaker engaged to a solid suitor when a suave typewriter salesman upends her life. Spain is being upended by a civil war and the new regime's growing ... See full summary »
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Series cast summary:
Adriana Ugarte ...  Sira Quiroga 13 episodes, 2013-2014
Hannah New ...  Rosalinda Fox 6 episodes, 2013-2014
Mari Carmen Sánchez Mari Carmen Sánchez ...  Candelaria 6 episodes, 2013
Peter Vives Peter Vives ...  Marcus Logan 6 episodes, 2013-2014
Filipe Duarte ...  Da Silva / ... 6 episodes, 2013-2014
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Sira Quiroga is a young Spanish dressmaker engaged to a solid suitor when a suave typewriter salesman upends her life. Spain is being upended by a civil war and the new regime's growing alliances with Nazi Germany. Sira, smart, gutsy and resourceful with a Scarlett O'Hara-like ability to whip up designer duds on a moment's notice, Sira has spunk. Sira gains and loses a small fortune, is dumped by her cad of a lover in Tangier (Morocco), runs guns to get the cash to start her life anew and becomes couturier to the Nazi wives stationed in Madrid. Urged on by her friend, the real-life British spy Rosalinda Fox, Sira, too, aids the British cause. Written by Anonymous

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Spain

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Spanish | English | Portuguese

Release Date:

21 October 2013 (Spain) See more »

Also Known As:

Il tempo del coraggio e dell'amore See more »

Filming Locations:

Tangier, Morocco See more »

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16:9 HD
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Although the main character Syra is fictional, others whom she interacts with were real like Beigbeder the Spanish High Commissioner in Morocco, Serrano Suner Franco's brother in law and Rosalind Fox the English socialite/spy. See more »

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Followed by Más de El tiempo entre costuras (2013) See more »

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Delicious Fun
12 February 2015 | by hclausen-237-559965See all my reviews

It is everything one would hope for in a romantic period piece. Lovely scenery that is beautifully filmed. Lilting melodies on piano or with orchestra that remain in your head afterward. Fun scenes throughout, from the clubs, the cities, the country sides, to the costumes and cars of those times that are perfectly done. The actors all portraying their parts perfectly. I even learned things, such as the eating of the 12 grapes on New Years Eve in the main plaza in Madrid - which I looked up on my iPad without pausing the series on my TV. The story, as well, compelling, romantic, stressful at times as the main characters are always in some kind of danger. Perfect for delightfully and very satisfyingly filling a rainy day in bed with lots of sugary snack treats to indulge in.


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