El hijo de la novia (2001) AKA The Son of the Bride


At age 42, Rafael Belvedere is having a crisis. He lives in the shadow of his father, he feels guilty about rarely visiting his aging mother, his ex-wife says he doesn’t spend enough time with their daughter and he has yet to make a commitment to his girlfriend. At his lowest point, a minor heart attack reunites him with Juan Carlos, a childhood friend, who helps Rafael to reconstruct his past and look at the present in new ways.

Director: Juan José Campanella. AKA The Son of the Bride
Stars: Ricardo Darín, Héctor Alterio, Norma Aleandro, Natalia Verbeke, Eduardo Blanco, Gimena Nóbile, Claudia Fontán, David Masajnik, Atilio Pozzobon, Salo Pasik, Mónica Cabrera, Giorgio Bellora, Mónica Virgilito, Victoria Troncoso, Rubén Green.

2002 Academy Awards – Nominated for an Oscar for Best Foreign Language Film.


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One Comment

  1. Michael
    January 24, 2019

    Like yourself Jon, I like Ricardo Darín as an actor. Many thanks for this one

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