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Eva Peron: The True Story (1996)
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Eva Peron: The True Story (1996)
Original name: Eva Perón
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Argentina
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Drama based on the life of Eva Peron, an obscure actress, who rose to become wife of Argentine strong-man President Juan Peron and one of the most powerful figures in Argentina until her death in 1952 at age 33.
Plot: horse, sea, fashion, revolution, cancer, military, death, illness, soldier, mistress, train, hospital, photographer, actor, president, designer, restaurant, homosexual, railway, graffiti, politician, mother, maid, rally, radio ...
Time: year 1945, 50s, 1950s, year 1952, year 1951
Place: latin america, south america

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Duration: 135 min.
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Churchill's Secret (2016)
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Duration: 100 min.
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Che! (1969)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
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