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Amor de hombre (1997)

In 1990s Spain, the strong friendship between a gay man and his female best friend is tested by his entering into a relationship with another man. The girlfriend, used to getting all the ... See full summary »
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Cast

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Esperanza
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Ramón
Pedro Mari Sánchez ...
César
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Roberto
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Álvaro
Romà Sánchez ...
Víctor
Jesús Cabrero ...
Quique
Sergio Otegui ...
Carlos
Martijn Kuiper ...
John
Joaquín Luna ...
Desconocido
Manuel Tiedra ...
Pianista
Daniel Gutiérrez ...
Javi
Jimmy Heino ...
Extranjero
Carlos Ucar ...
Juanito
Aitor Tejada ...
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In 1990s Spain, the strong friendship between a gay man and his female best friend is tested by his entering into a relationship with another man. The girlfriend, used to getting all the attention from her gay male friend, becomes somewhat jealous of "amor de hombre" (love for another man). This "new" situation changes the lives of all the characters involved. Written by Guy33134

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gay | friend | spain | love | friendship | See All (113) »

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La amistad está por encima de todo, todo y todo.

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Comedy | Drama

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Release Date:

10 October 1997 (Spain)  »

Also Known As:

The Love of a Man  »

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ESP 150,000,000 (estimated)
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1.85 : 1
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After being robbed Esperanza tells the taxi-driver that her friend Ramon is going to pay the bill. Ramon isn't in, so the taxi-driver couldn't get payed, but he is never mentioned again. See more »

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Happy Birthday
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Written by Mildred J. Hill and Patty S. Hill
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Realistic view of gay relationships and it's diversity
11 December 2000 | by See all my reviews

This film shows the rainbow of relationships among gay men. It ranges from the long-term to the hustler looking for a partner to take financial advantage of. But most important, it portrays the yearning of most gay men to find a lifelong partner and to simply be loved.


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