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Growing Up (2018)

Hacerse mayor y otros problemas (original title)
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Emma wakes up in her thirties to find herself a loser when her best friend Lola asks her to be the guardian of her about to be born child.
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Silvia Alonso ... Emma
Bárbara Goenaga ... Lola
María Esteve ... Violeta
Vito Sanz ... Martín
Francesco Carril Francesco Carril ... Gabriel
Virginia Riezu Virginia Riezu ... Tatiana
Luis Jaspe Luis Jaspe ... Stalin
Rocío León ... Mujer Embarazada
Mariona Terés Mariona Terés ... Marta
Valeria Ros Valeria Ros ... Diana
Roberto da Silva Roberto da Silva ... José
Esther Acevedo Esther Acevedo ... Dra. Marín
Sara Martín Sara Martín ... Recepcionista
Mónica Regueiro ... Madre Juguetería
Iria Calero Iria Calero ... Niña Juguetería
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Emma wakes up in her thirties to find herself a loser when her best friend Lola asks her to be the guardian of her about to be born child.

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You can like the life you're living or you can live the life you like.

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Comedy | Drama | Romance

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Spanish

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27 April 2018 (Spain) See more »

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$28,222
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Mediocre with generous 5 stars.
16 September 2018 | by Aktham_TashtushSee all my reviews

In the most respected way,, this was barely enjoyable ,, and in some part it went to almost unwatchable .

The plot is ingenuine ,, but the script of all was just not good,, like if i was a 15 years old i'd maybe enjoy it ,, but the screenplay is so dull and disconnected ,,, the genre says Comedy/Drama ,., well the comedy was absent and the drama level was at best mediocre ..

The cast was Meh,, i mean i liked that guy "Vito Sanz" in "the laws of thermodynamics" but man here he was a bit extra ,, i really was counting on him to shake it up a little by bringing more comedy but nope ,, didn't work. .. as for the lead "Silvia Alonso" i looked her up, and she apparently did some TV comedy shows and a couple of movies last year and the one before ,, but honestly seen no impact what so ever ..

The movie over all is described as mediocre,, 5 stars is a bit much ,, but this year didn't really watch much Spanish comedy so i wiggled up a little .


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