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It's for Your Own Good (2017)

Es por tu bien (original title)
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Three brothers-in-law try that their three teenage daughters split from her undesirable boyfriends.

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Carlos Therón
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Javier Cámara ... Chus
Jose Coronado ... Arturo (as José Coronado)
Roberto Álamo ... Poli
Pilar Castro ... Isabel
María Pujalte ... Olga
Carmen Ruiz ... Alicia
Silvia Alonso ... Valentina
Georgina Amorós ... Marta
Andrea Ros ... Sarai
Miki Esparbé ... Álex
Luis Mottola Luis Mottola ... Ernesto
Miguel Bernardeau ... Dani
Luis Callejo ... Joaquín
Manolo Solo ... Juan
María Hervás ... Jazmín
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Arturo, Chus and Hipólito ("Poli") are the brothers-in-law that their peaceful and happy existence shock suddenly: Valentina, Arturo and Isabel's daughter, decides in the last moment not marry with Agustín, leaving him alone in the own altar, in order to stay with Álex, a young perroflauta (Spanish for dreadlock) and anarchist, which free ideals opposite straightly with the totally conservative Arturo; Chus and his wife Olga discover that their daughter Marta is dating with Dani, a troubled boy and ni-ni (Spanish short for "ni oficio ni beneficio", equivalent to "without a penny to one's name") related with drugs; and Poli realizes that his daughter Sarai is dating with Ernesto, a Poli's former school partner and actually a playboy who works as artistic photographer, in addition that Alicia, Poli's wife, knew Sarai's relation but she hide it. Determined to break the relation in the belief that Álex, Dani and Ernesto aren't good for their lovely and perfect daughters, Arturo, Chus and ... Written by Chockys

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Referenced in Dani & Flo: Episode #1.1 (2017) See more »

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Written by Ryan Merchant and Sebu Simonian
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Great movie if dominate Spanish language
10 May 2020 | by edozsa-28-898584See all my reviews

This is a heart warming and very funny movie but a lot would be lost if you depend on the translation


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Country:

Spain

Language:

Spanish

Release Date:

24 February 2017 (Spain) See more »

Also Known As:

It's for Your Own Good See more »

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Budget:

EUR2,700,000 (estimated)

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$10,873,271
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