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Arde Madrid (2018)
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Arde Madrid (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Madrid, 1961. Ana Mari is single, lame, Francoist and instructor of the Sección Femenina. By order of the dictator Franco, she must go to work as a maid to Ava Gardner's house and spy on her, pretending to be married to Manolo, a hustler who will become the driver of the American actress.
Plot: dictatorship, movie star, glamour, hollywood, women, actress, party
Time: 1960s, 60s
Place: madrid, spain

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Our Friends in the North (1996)
Genre: Drama
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Duration: 623 min.
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Duration: 50 min.
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Country: Spain
Duration: 43 min.
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Civil Wars (1991)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Civil Wars is an American legal drama that aired on ABC from November 1991 to March 1993. The series was produced by Steven Bochco, known for his work on NYPD Blue, L.A. Law and Hill Street Blues. After a brief syndicated run on the FX Network in ...
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Duration: 60 min.
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Duration: 50 min.
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Genre: Drama
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Duration: 130 min.
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Style: sincere, melancholic, humorous, thought provoking, factual
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Country: Spain
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