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Sunday's Illness (2018)

La enfermedad del domingo (original title)
PG-13 | | Drama | 15 June 2018 (USA)
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A high-class old lady receives the unexpected visit of her long-time stranded daughter that she had left over thirty years ago, asking a strange request: to spend ten days the two together.

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Ramón Salazar

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Ramón Salazar
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Bárbara Lennie ... Chiara
Susi Sánchez ... Anabel
Greta Fernández ... Greta
Bruna González ... Chiara Niña
David Kammenos David Kammenos ... Matthieu Joven
Richard Bohringer ... Matthieu
Miguel Ángel Solá ... Bernabé
Manuel Castillo ... Jefe Protocolo
Ima Ranedo Ima Ranedo ... Señora Cena
Mònica Van Campen Mònica Van Campen ... Mujer Cena
Fred Adenis ... Tobías
Iván Morales ... Guillem
Carla Linares Carla Linares ... Asistente
Abdelatif Hwidar ... Lugareño (as Hwidar)
Lucy Tillett Lucy Tillett ... Mujer Bosque
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Anabel is a high-class old lady who lives happy in Barcelona (Catalonia, northeast to Spain) with her husband and businessman Bernabé, and her daughter Greta. But during a dinner party organized by Anabel, she realizes that Chiara, her daughter from her first marriage, appears after thirty years disguised as a member of the staff. After telling Anabel who she really is, Chiara asks her mother to spend ten days together. After a failed try to give Chiara money to avoid the petition, a reluctant Anabel accepts Chiara's request. They go to the same house where she lived before to leaving Chiara's father. A place in a little town in the French Pyrenees. Strangers to each other, Anabel and Chiara spend the days in uncomfortable situations, with Anabel trying to learn the reason of her daughter's request, and Chiara keeping silence about it. Anabel finds herself reliving her youth, and trying to get to know better her daughter, but it all changes when Chiara reveals the real reason she ... Written by Chockys

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Genres:

Drama

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for mature thematic material, some nudity, drug content, smoking and brief language | See all certifications »
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Country:

Spain

Language:

Spanish | French

Release Date:

15 June 2018 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Sunday's Illness See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

EUR1,800,000 (estimated)

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$43,777
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Atmos

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Filmed in Barcelona, Montseny, Prats-de-Mollo-la-Preste, France and Andorra See more »

Connections

Referenced in El domingo (2017) See more »

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Dream a Little Dream of Me
Written by Gus Kahn, Wilbur Schwandt and Fabian Andre
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Deeply touching
30 June 2018 | by mariekerosieSee all my reviews

Was blown away by this movie, the story stuck with me for days. Loved the slow and intense pace it had. The acting is done so incredible well. Beautiful scenery. Excellent, am recommending it to all my friends, make sure you have tissues ready.


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