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La Novia del Desierto

La Novia del Desierto is a movie starring Paulina García, Claudio Rissi, and María Cristina López. A journey through the vastness of the Argentine desert and what appeared to be the end of the road will become the beginning of a new...

Other Titles
A Noiva do Deserto, Señora Teresas Aufbruch in ein neues Leben, La novia del desierto, Pustynna narzeczona, The Desert Bride, La Fiancée du désert
Running Time
1 hours 18 minutes
Quality
480p, 720p, 1080p, 2K, 4K
Genres
Drama
Director
Cecilia Atán, Valeria Pivato
Writer
Martín Salinas, Cecilia Atán, Valeria Pivato
Actors
José Emilio Vera, Paulina García, María Cristina López, Claudio Rissi
Country
Argentina, Chile
Year
2017
Audio Languages
English, Deutsch, Français, Italiano, Español, Svenska, Gaeilge, Nederlands
Subtitles
日本語, Čeština, Tiếng Việt, Português, 한국어, Australia, Filipino, हिन्दी

It tells the story of Teresa, a 54-year-old woman who works as a domestic employee in a family home in Buenos Aires. For decades she has taken refuge in the routine of her tasks, but now that the family has decided to sell the house, her life begins to totter.

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Bryan Silva

For me the movie was fantastic. I thought it was a wonderful movie. For a low budget movie, it was surprisingly well-done. The plot was great and the acting was well-done. For a movie of that type, it was very well-done. I liked it very much. If you like films with a lot of action, and are not afraid to see an Italian film, I would recommend this one. It was great.

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Jennifer Anderson

Truly marvelous movie. I thought I would not like this film because I am so used to fairy tales and beautiful things and I know that this is not possible, but I liked it very much. I really like the atmosphere and the beautiful views, and I like the actors, they were very good and the story is very good. I think it is very appropriate to make a film about this topic. But the problem is the part with the child and the father and the mother. It is so sad. I think it is important to show the real situation and that it is not a fairy tale. I really love this film, and I recommend it to everybody.

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James R.

It's one of those movies that I'm glad I saw, but it wasn't as good as I'd hoped. I knew that the director was trying to do something unique, but I didn't expect it to be so "interesting". It was. But the movie wasn't anything special. I can't say it was a good movie, but it was pretty decent. The story is about a woman who's in a marriage with her husband who's more of a writer than a father. The wife is an atheist, and after her husband dies she becomes an atheist. She discovers that her husband was a serial killer, and she decides to murder the people that he had a relationship with. So she starts with a murder that happens to a small town, then she starts killing people who have a history of killing other people. It's not a bad movie. It's not great. It's not the best movie I've ever seen. It's just a decent movie. I mean, if you're a Christian, you might like it. But I'm not a Christian, so I don't know. I just didn't think it was great. It's not that I hated the movie, I just thought it wasn't that good. It's good. If you're a Christian, I guess it would be interesting, but I wouldn't recommend it. You have to be a Christian to really like this movie. I thought that the plot was interesting, and the characters were very interesting. The acting was good, and the movie is actually pretty good. I thought that the plot was a little slow, but I can't complain. The movie has a good plot. It's just not really great. It's not bad, but it's not good either.

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Russell D.

It's funny, very funny. I have seen it many times, and I enjoy it. There is no flaw in the script. It is very well written, and acted. You get the sense that the writers had a lot of fun with the material. As a matter of fact, you might say that they made the script a bit more colorful. I think that it's probably because it is a Spanish film. The production values are high, and the movie is very visually appealing. It is very exciting, and full of action. If you are a fan of art house films, this is definitely a good choice.

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Justin

An interesting film that moves in the real life of young people from the Dominican Republic. The characters are all believable, and I found myself caring for them all, even the ones I didn't particularly like. Some may find it dull, but it does keep your attention and doesn't waste too much time. The story of the people, the streets, and the historical context are all well worth looking into. This is a film that is worth watching.

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Gloria Greene

This film was filmed in the 1960's.The setting is rural Madrid in the year of 1963.It is about a father who works in a factories and a young boy who is a student.The two are together as they try to make their way in the world.Their lives are difficult and they want to be happy but are being watched by a woman who will do anything to get what she wants.Their relationship is complicated and unpredictable and the film is excellent.The music is also very good.There are many characters and some are not well defined.It is very moving and entertaining.The acting is very good and all the main actors give very good performances.The direction is very good.The cinematography is good.The production design is also very good.The photography and the sound are very good.The film is very good.

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Virginia B.

My first watch of "La Novia del Desierto" was when I was a child and it was the first film I ever watched in its entirety. I was just a kid and the idea of a world where the rich and the poor were equally treated by a corrupt political establishment and where money was actually what mattered, struck a chord deep inside of me. I am now in my late 20's and have a personal connection with the idea that when the rich and the poor, regardless of the color of their skin, have equal rights in a society, there is a danger that the powerful will eventually become too powerful and will abuse those who are not wealthy. That said, I still find myself looking back at this film and thinking about it often. The movie is about the rise and fall of a spoiled brat, Luis (Paco Castillo) whose father has abandoned him and left him to fend for himself in a world that doesn't give a damn about him. He becomes a rich man with money and a wife that loves him unconditionally and doesn't believe that he will ever need to earn a living. Luis is also dealing with an unrequited love that he must overcome to prove to himself that he has what it takes to be a good man. As the movie unfolds, Luis is made to realize that even though his wealth and his life are assured, he is still a child, just like everyone else. He has to face his fears, confront his fears, and grow up to be the person he wants to be. It's a simple story, but it is incredibly touching. I was reminded of that in the very last scene, when Luis is confronted by the older brother of one of his clients who has just died. He is crying in the hospital and he tells him that he is proud of his brother, that he loves him, and that he never felt the need to ask for money. This simple scene moved me deeply and made me realize that I can never be a happy person in this world. All of my life I have been told that I was nothing and had no business being here, but now I know that I am nothing and I will have to face my fears. I am sad to say that I have never been able to do that. My first time watching "La Novia del Desierto" I was 10 years old and I have a strong memory of the day I watched it. It was like the memory of a long lost child who has lived a lifetime and I was finally able to see what was left behind in my life. The memories of the movie are still vivid in my mind and they have stayed with me for the rest of my life. The movie is about the meaning of being human and what it means to be truly free. It is also about the struggles that young boys have to face as they begin to learn the rules of society and the boundaries of acceptable behavior. It is about life and the struggles that go into being a human being. I loved this movie and I will always love it. I am saddened that the only movie that I have ever watched is the one that was released in Spanish-language theaters. It was so easy for the studio to capitalize on the controversy that the movie created and it was a complete waste of money and time. The movie was not released in the US or anywhere else in Latin America because they were afraid that it would be seen as a racist piece of work. I am not sure if I was the only person to ever feel this way, but I would like to think that that is what happened to me and I hope that the movie inspires people to watch it. I know that I will watch it again and again and always be able to find something to appreciate about it.

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Willie Cunningham

The most recent work by Mexican director Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu, titled "A Million Lives," is a modern epic, based on the true story of Manuel Pastor-La Verapaz, who in a post-Revolutionary Mexico, worked as a translator in the U.S. for most of his adult life, leading to his arrest and incarceration in a Mexican prison. He wrote, directed and starred in "A Million Lives," based on the real story, which tells the story of his eventual release from prison, and his attempts to find a new life in America. As a result, "A Million Lives" is a really good film, with a gripping story, strong performances and the right mix of tension, emotion and humor. It's not a perfect film by any means, but it's a powerful, meaningful, intelligent and powerful film. As the story unfolds, you will be moved by the compelling, sometimes heartbreaking story of a man, who finally found some peace and freedom in America, and then lost it all. The movie also has a strong message of how, despite the great difficulties of life in America, people are still able to find a way of living a better life. Not every person will be able to find their way in life. Some of the characters in "A Million Lives" are deeply flawed, and it's hard to sympathize with them. But it's not easy to sympathize with them, because they are flawed, but not all people are. You will find that many of the characters in "A Million Lives" have deeper issues to deal with. And even though they are flawed, the audience will be able to feel their pain, their sorrow, their regret and their disappointment. It's not a perfect film. It has some weak points in the story, and some aspects of the story that aren't completely convincing. But if you are able to accept and like the flaws in the story, you will have a really good time. The acting is all excellent. Juan Antonio Bayona and Ricardo Darin both give terrific performances, as do Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu and the other actors. The music is really good, as well. The movie is also well-directed. It has a great pace, and it moves along at a good pace. And it's a very exciting movie to watch. Overall, I would recommend "A Million Lives" to anyone who wants to see a great movie. 8/10

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Jennifer Stewart

This is a film of two halves, not just one, which are the first half and the second half. The first half is a montage of what happens, while the second half is a dialogue between the two characters that is the opening act of the film. It is a true masterpiece of the art form, as much as "Seven Samurai" was. It is a movie you have to experience to be able to appreciate the artistry of it. Not only does the story unfold and unfold, but it also has some wonderful imagery. The images are mind blowing, the colours, the music, the sets, everything. The cinematography is excellent, and the sound is just as good. It is an experience like no other movie I have ever seen. It is not for the faint of heart, but it is a must see for anyone who enjoys cinema.

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Ashley Nelson

A small town is facing economic collapse, and is not an option. The chief of the town decides to form a group of men to help him out. A young man with problems is the only one who stands up to his father and rebel. I think this is a good film, although I don't really know why. But if you like the real story of Puerto Rico, then you'll like this one. Good for showing to friends and family. If you don't like the real story of Puerto Rico, you'll probably like this one.

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Christopher

The movie is a touching, well-told story of a man who had to have a major operation, and who just wanted to be normal again. I would say that it is more of a docudrama, but not really. I would recommend it for anyone who has had a serious operation, and would like to see how it affected the person after the operation. It is also a must for those who are going through a serious surgery. The story line was not too hard to follow, and it flowed quite nicely. If you are one of those who never had a problem with the sound of a gunshot, then this movie is definitely for you. It's really quite realistic, and it has a very clear and logical storyline. I liked it very much, and I think it's definitely worth watching. I give it a B.

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Danielle B.

What I remember about this movie, apart from the wonderful performance of the three leading actors, was how I felt the entire movie, and how the characters were brought to life. The characters are very real, and each has their own unique problems. I also think it was great how the director managed to get the audience to feel the pain of the characters, while still remaining very much believable. The story is very strong and does not rely on action, but rather on emotions. This is especially apparent in the scene in which the three protagonists all fall into a large bathtub full of water. Each character is in a state of extreme emotional shock and the director manages to show that without resorting to action. I think this was a very good movie, and I highly recommend it to anyone looking for an enjoyable, dark, and realistic film.

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Bruce

A great movie about poverty and exploitation, "The Lighthouse" (La Novia del Desierto) is the story of two workers who live in a harsh and oppressive system. The two main characters are the young, inexperienced, and obedient farmhands of the farm who pay a lot of money to the local overseer for their service. They work very hard to make a living and to pay the big debts they have to pay. They are so poor that they have to give a young boy that is homeless and starving to the overseer for food. The boy grows up in a closed off orphanage and his new family accepts him as his own. At that time, the young boy grows to be very intelligent and a better person. His wife goes to work in a nearby town to earn some money and to buy her husband a new suit. The couple has to pay the overseer a large sum of money each time the boy goes to school. It is the way of the system and nothing is ever said about the child. His new mother and her boyfriend treat him so badly that they start to tell the child that the overseer is the one who made him homeless and he is the one that has to pay for his life. "The Lighthouse" is a movie about injustice and slavery. The two workers are very realistic and at the same time very sympathetic. Their suffering is so real that you can sympathize with them and understand their situation. I really liked the movie and the performances of the main actors, especially the young boy. His acting was excellent. His performance was very strong and realistic. I liked the very realistic performance of the young boy. I think it is a very good movie and I recommend it to all people who likes movies and who is interested in movies. 8/10

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Shirley Phillips

The movie was extremely slow paced, but overall, I really enjoyed the story. I was also very impressed by the acting of the two leads. It really feels like it's being told from their point of view. The first half of the movie is an incredibly slow paced one and the second half feels more like a dream. This is not a terrible thing and the second half is good, but it's a bit disappointing. The movie really is about life and its rules. There's so much to this movie that it could be really good. I just wish the movie could have been a bit more like the book. There's a lot that could have been left out. Overall, the movie is great. There's a lot to be said for a movie that can be viewed from many different perspectives. Overall, the movie is extremely slow paced and I really wish they would have taken some of the scenes that were slow and added a little more intensity to them. It was just so slow in the beginning. Overall, I really liked the movie and recommend it to anyone who loves movies and is willing to do some research on the subject. It is a story of two people trying to find their place in the world. I really hope they do more movies like this one.

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Joyce Rios

I agree that "The Devil and Daniel Webster" was one of the worst books I have ever read. I would never read the story again, and that is not because of the content, it is because it was so dull and dumb. The same can be said about "Elected to Glory", and I have to admit that it was also so dull. But here, it is also quite smart. The script is quite inventive. And it has quite a nice cast. It is also quite well made, even though it is made with no money. The camera work is pretty good. It has a very strong soundtrack. It is also a really good drama. This is one of the best films I have seen in a while, and if you like it, then you will probably like the other two. It is really worth it, and you won't regret it.

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Samuel

The opening sequence of 'The Vagina Monologues' shows the awakening of a young girl to the transgressive world of the transvestite. Her parents, horrified, are forced to buy her a dress. After this, a story unfolds. A young woman, desperately searching for her identity, decides to "prove" herself by dressing in male clothing. 'The Vagina Monologues' shows a woman's desperate search for acceptance, but also her love for her body, which in turn shapes the social status of the entire society. This film is a visual feast for the eyes and ears. There are numerous beautiful shots of the local environment. Some of the shots are so beautiful that they can almost be seen as a musical score, blending perfectly with the sound of the film. The music is also hauntingly appropriate. 'The Vagina Monologues' is a remarkable, surreal, poignant and beautiful film, that is both unforgettable and unforgettable. It is so affecting that I feel like crying from laughter. It is also an amazing film that shows the beauty of art, the emotions and the potential for all of us.

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Stephen Garrett

I thought this film was excellent. The acting was wonderful. I thought the story was very moving. I loved the way the characters were shown as they moved from one scene to the next. The ending was very emotional. I thought the music was really good. I think it was worth the watch.

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Thomas

The Uruguayan directors are known for their realism, and I must say that I enjoyed their latest movie. It is a great deal of work, but they have succeeded in making a movie that has real depth. This movie is not only about the Uruguayan people, but the economic, political and social situations that they live in, and the characters who inhabit the country. The main character is a Uruguayan musician, who is not the typical American rock star. It is really interesting to see how a country like that can have such a big problem. The movie is told from the viewpoint of the rock star's wife and the journalist, who is in the middle of a story about the country's new economy. I enjoyed this movie, and would recommend it to anyone who is interested in the problems of this country.

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Carolyn

Even though the subject is tragic and may not be suitable for all, the story is very heartwarming and moving. The actors are excellent and the production is done very well. The camera work and camera angles are very well done. The director (Jose Maria Orta) does a great job of telling the story. I enjoyed this movie very much and recommend it to everyone.

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Sandra

I had a rather good experience with this film at the Toronto International Film Festival. Having read other reviews of this film, I was a bit apprehensive when I saw that the rating was a 7.6. But then I saw the other reviews, and I realized that I am actually a bit surprised. It's a very emotional film, with a lot of violence and blood, but it was done very well. The first 15 minutes of the film were kind of rough, but it all worked out for the best. The story itself is very sad, and very realistic, and it also deals with the traditional Indian superstitions of ghosts and evil spirits. I think that the director, Carla Gugino, really knew how to tell a story and he did an excellent job with that. It was very well done. However, after that the film began to become a little bit boring, and it started to become more and more sad, and I became somewhat uninterested. I think that the movie should have been much longer and the director should have explored more. The first half of the film is almost non-stop violence, but it is also very well done. The second half is much more emotional, and I think that it should have been longer as well. Overall, I think that the film is definitely worth seeing. It is a very good film and I recommend it to people who like films with a lot of violence, but I think that it is also very good for those who like good stories, and I think that it's definitely a film that I will remember for a long time.

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Willie

After the success of My Left Foot, De Palma directed two other films, (one of them was probably the best) and we're left with The Black Dahlia, and now this. The film is about an American in 1930's New York, working as a maid, who is arrested by the police, for being a foreigner. She's kept in a place, as they call it, called the Black Dahlia, where she's been for a year. The Black Dahlia is run by the a mad woman, who has a long history of sadistic crimes. As her sister, Diane Ladd, plays a prostitute, she is forced to be a prostitute. She's in love with the man she's working for, and is trying to keep her job. The film is very interesting, and if you like De Palma, then you'll like it.

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Helen R.

This film was made on a low budget, but it really worked, in a way that the smallest thing seemed like an important part of the story. The director had no idea how to tell the story, the photography and cinematography are beautiful, and the soundtrack is beautiful. The acting was good, and there is a lot of humor, I felt a lot of fun in this film, and it is a really good film.