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Muchos hijos, un mono y un castillo (2017)

Spanish actor Gustavo Salmerón steps behind the camera to capture the winsome eccentricities of his extraordinary mother Julita, who had three dreams: having lots of kids, owning a monkey, and living in a castle.

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Cast

Credited cast:
Julita Salmerón ... Herself (as Julita)
Antonio García Cabanes Antonio García Cabanes ... Himself (as Antonio)
Ramón García Salmerón Ramón García Salmerón ... Himself (as Ramón)
Paloma García Salmerón Paloma García Salmerón ... Herself (as Paloma)
David García Salmerón David García Salmerón ... Himself (as David)
Ignacio García Salmerón Ignacio García Salmerón ... Himself (as Nacho)
Julia García Salmerón Julia García Salmerón ... Herself (as Julia)
Gustavo Salmerón ... Himself (as Gustavo)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Juan Carlos de Borbón Juan Carlos de Borbón ... Himself (archive footage)
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Spanish actor Gustavo Salmerón steps behind the camera to capture the winsome eccentricities of his extraordinary mother Julita, who had three dreams: having lots of kids, owning a monkey, and living in a castle.

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Country:

Spain

Language:

Spanish

Release Date:

14 December 2018 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Lots of Kids, a Monkey and a Castle See more »

Filming Locations:

Madrid, Spain See more »

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Sueños Despiertos See more »
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Color

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1.33 : 1
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Connections

Referenced in KVIFF Guide: Episode #1.9 (2017) See more »

Soundtracks

Los peces en el río
Adapted by José Casas Augé (as J. Casas Auge)
Performed by Los Pastorcillos
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A little gem
8 October 2018 | by nico-gordesSee all my reviews

This is a real little gem of a film! I laughed so much in the theatre. Not only was it absolutely hilarious, but it was also moving and contained so much humanity. I loved it and just wanted to give Julita a big, big hug at the end of the film.


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