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Ma ma (2015)

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In the aftermath of a tragedy a woman, Magda, reacts with a surge of newfound life that engulfs her circle of family and friends.

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Cast

Credited cast:
... Magda
... Arturo
... Julián
Teo Planell ... Dani
... Raúl
Anna Jiménez ... Natasha
Elena Carranza ... Presentadora de Televisión
Nico de Vicente ... Presentador de Televisión (as Nicolás De Vicente)
... Enfermera Quimioterapia
Miguel Mota ... Médico UCI
Virginia Ávila ... Enfermera UCI
Javier Martos ... Enfermero Mayor
Anabel Maurín ... Radióloga
Samuel Viyuela ... Enfermero Joven
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Jonathan Guttmann ... Waiter
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In the aftermath of a tragedy a woman, Magda, reacts with a surge of newfound life that engulfs her circle of family and friends.

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Rated R for some nudity and brief sexual references | See all certifications »

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11 September 2015 (Spain)  »

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Opening Weekend USA:

$9,466, 22 May 2016, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$46,476, 19 June 2016
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Julio Medem wrote the screenplay eight years prior to the making of the film. It was when Penélope Cruz approached him with the idea of working together that he sent her the story. See more »

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Dani: What's wrong? Are you sick?
Magda: I've got breast cancer.
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¿Y si te llevo yo?
(uncredited)
by Alberto Iglesias
© 2015 Quartet Records under exclusive license from AI Music
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A monstreous story
21 March 2018 | by See all my reviews

I'm sure Sigmund Freund would have liked this story: Mothers and wives die one by one to give room for a new 'perfect' family. And what is the newborn Nastasja ? The one needed to give birth for the next round.


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