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Mentiras piadosas (1989)

Set in Mexico City, Mentiras Piadosas is the doomed love story of Clara and Israel. She is a health inspector and he is an herb merchant, who is obsessed with the construction of an ... See full summary »

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Arturo Ripstein
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Cast

Cast overview:
Alonso Echánove ... Israel Ordóñez
Delia Casanova ... Clara Zamudio
Ernesto Yáñez Ernesto Yáñez ... Matilde
Luisa Huertas Luisa Huertas ... Pilar
Fernando Palavicini Fernando Palavicini ... Ramiro
Osami Kawano Osami Kawano ... Masseur
Leonor Llausás
Ulises Juárez Ulises Juárez
Roman Echanove Roman Echanove
Guillermo Iván
Patricia Reyes Spíndola
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Set in Mexico City, Mentiras Piadosas is the doomed love story of Clara and Israel. She is a health inspector and he is an herb merchant, who is obsessed with the construction of an enormous model of the ancient city of Tenochtitlan. They both decide to leave their respective partners to live together, however, jealousy, blackmail and guilt will become unbreakable patterns destroying their tragic relationship Written by Leo Urbina

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Country:

Mexico

Language:

Spanish

Release Date:

July 1989 (Soviet Union) See more »

Also Known As:

Barmherzige Lügen See more »

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