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Contra viento y marea (2005)
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Contra viento y marea (2005)
Genre: Romance, Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Contra viento y marea is a Mexican telenovela aired from April 25 until November 4, 2005. This was also the last acting role of Beatriz Sheridan, who died in 2006 of a heart attack.
Style: light, fairy tale, captivating, entertaining, exciting
Plot: friends, family relations, male female relationship, destiny, love and romance, female protagonist, brother brother relationship, romance, love triangle, children, orphan, ambition, family problems, dumped, escapades, rivalry, adopted son, secret revealed, breaking the fourth wall

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What Life Took From Me (2013)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Mexico
Duration: 42 min.
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Duration: 60 min.
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