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Truman (2015)

TV-14 | | Comedy, Drama | 7 April 2017 (USA)
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Julián receives an unexpected visit from his friend Tomás, who lives in Canada. The two men, accompanied by Julián's faithful dog, Truman, will share emotional and surprising moments prompted by Julián's complicated situation.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
... Julián (as Ricardo Darin)
... Tomás
... Paula
... Luis
Troilo ... Truman
... Veterinario (as Àlex Brendemühl)
... Médico
... Productor (as José Luiz Gómez)
... Asesor Funeraria
... Gloria
... Nico
... Mujer 2
Àgata Roca ... Mujer 1
... Mujer Adopción
... Actor Restaurante
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Julián receives an unexpected visit from his friend Tomás, who lives in Canada. The two men, accompanied by Julián's faithful dog, Truman, will share emotional and surprising moments prompted by Julián's complicated situation.

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Best Friends Are Forever

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Comedy | Drama

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7 April 2017 (USA)  »

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Budget:

€3,800,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$18,258, 7 April 2017, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$208,799, 16 June 2017
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After the Premiere screening at TIFF director Cesc Gay revealed the dog that played Truman died a few months after filming due to natural causes. See more »

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Julián: Each person dies as best they can.
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Magnetic Night
Written by G. Tommaso
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There no manual to assume death
8 November 2015 | by See all my reviews

Tomás, a long time friend with Julián visits his mate in Madrid. Julián is ill with cancer for one year and he has decided to stop his treatment and assume death. He has told his decision to his family and friends, but not all of them are ready to accept it. Together, they visit different places in order to arrange the day after Julián's departure. Time to stop, I won' tell you more about the story.

I'm not going to discover the two main actors in the crew. Javier Cámara and Ricardo Darín are normally brilliant and Truman is not different. They By the way, Truman is Julian's dog and his acting is great too. They are omnipresent through the movie and its for the good. Totally opposed in their characters - Javier is sensible and self-contained, whereas Julian is the artists stereotype: impulsive and anarchic - the mix works great.

Although this is a sensitive topic, the movie does not seek an easy tear from the spectator. Actually, it tackles some aspects of this approach to death very humorously.

For people familiar with Madrid, the movie is mostly shot in Las Salesas neighborhood, a very centric area in the city.


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