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Sólo con Tu Pareja (1991)

Sólo con tu pareja (original title)
Not Rated | | Comedy, Romance | 25 December 1992 (Mexico)
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A womanizer is falsely diagnosed with AIDS by a jealous lover and falls in love with a woman equally suicidal as he.

Director:

Alfonso Cuarón

Writers:

Alfonso Cuarón (screenplay), Carlos Cuarón (screenplay)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Daniel Giménez Cacho ... Tomás Tomás
Claudia Ramírez ... Clarisa Negrete
Luis de Icaza Luis de Icaza ... Mateo Mateos
Astrid Hadad ... Teresa de Teresa
Dobrina Cristeva Dobrina Cristeva ... Silvia Silva (as Dobrina Liubomirova)
Isabel Benet ... Gloria Gold
Toshirô Hisaki Toshirô Hisaki ... Takeshi
Carlos Nakasone Carlos Nakasone ... Koyi
Ricardo Dalmacci ... Carlos
Claudia Fernández Claudia Fernández ... Lucía
Luz María Jerez ... Paola
Nevil Wilton Nevil Wilton ... Pasmal
John Keys John Keys ... Absolut Boozer
Raúl Valerio Raúl Valerio ... Guardian at Torre Latinoamericana
Monserrat Ontiveros ... Mrs. Panza
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Storyline

Yuppie and womanizer Tomas is caught in a trap when falsely diagnosed with A.I.D.S. by Silvia, a nurse who finds herself cheated by the young Casanova. Looking for a quick death (putting his head into a microwave oven) Tomas falls in love with Clarisa, a beautiful stewardess who is also suicidal because her boyfriend is having a love affair with a blonde stewardess from Continental Airlines. Written by Maximiliano Maza <mmaza@campus.mty.itesm.mx>

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Comedy | Romance

Certificate:

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Country:

Mexico

Language:

Spanish | English | Japanese | Latin

Release Date:

25 December 1992 (Mexico) See more »

Also Known As:

Sólo con Tu Pareja See more »

Filming Locations:

Mexico See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$3,921, 24 September 2006

Gross USA:

$9,915

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$9,915
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Dolby | Ultra Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

First feature film directed by Alfonso Cuarón. See more »

Quotes

Mateo Mateos: Audaces fortuna iuvat, man.
Tomás Tomás: Who taught you all that bullshit?
Mateo Mateos: The Jesuits. Why?
Tomás Tomás: Just Wondering.
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Hilarious!
23 August 2001 | by susanswebSee all my reviews

Hilarious Mexican version of 70's and 80's sex comedies but with a contemporary theme. Some may find this film veers a little too close to bad taste but it is done with such enthusiasm only a really repressed individual would complain. Shot in cinemascope, the film takes advantage of this to show a cosmopolitan and modern Mexico City that is rarely shown in film. A film that never lets up with the humor until the end credits.


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