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Roma (2018)

R | | Drama | 21 November 2018 (USA)
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A year in the life of a middle-class family's maid in Mexico City in the early 1970s.

Director:

Alfonso Cuarón

Writer:

Alfonso Cuarón
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Yalitza Aparicio ... Cleo
Marina de Tavira ... Sra. Sofía
Diego Cortina Autrey ... Toño
Carlos Peralta ... Paco
Marco Graf ... Pepe
Daniela Demesa ... Sofi
Nancy García García ... Adela
Verónica García ... Sra. Teresa
Andy Cortés Andy Cortés ... Ignacio
Fernando Grediaga ... Sr. Antonio
Jorge Antonio Guerrero ... Fermín
José Manuel Guerrero Mendoza José Manuel Guerrero Mendoza ... Ramón
Latin Lover Latin Lover ... Profesor Zovek
Zarela Lizbeth Chinolla Arellano Zarela Lizbeth Chinolla Arellano ... Dra. Velez
José Luis López Gómez José Luis López Gómez ... Pediatra
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Storyline

Cleo is one of two domestic workers who help Antonio and Sofía take care of their four children in 1970s Mexico City. Complications soon arise when Antonio suddenly runs away with his mistress and Cleo finds out that she's pregnant. When Sofía decides to take the kids on vacation, she invites Cleo for a much-needed getaway to clear her mind and bond with the family. Written by Jwelch5742

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Taglines:

There are periods in history that scar societies and moments in life that transform us as individuals.

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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for graphic nudity, some disturbing images, and language | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Release Date:

21 November 2018 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Roma See more »

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Sound Mix:

Dolby Atmos | DTS (DTS: X) (mainland China theatrical release)

Aspect Ratio:

2.39 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

With Alfonso Cuarón's win, this marks the fifth time in the previous six years in which an Hispanic and Mexican filmmaker has won the Academy Award for Best Director. The previous being Guillermo del Toro for The Shape of Water (2017), Alejandro G. Iñárritu for The Revenant (2015), Iñárritu again for Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) (2014) and Cuarón again for Gravity (2013). See more »

Goofs

When Marina pulls in the new car, the concrete arch moldings that she demolished with the Galaxy the day before are intact. See more »

Quotes

Cleo: I like being dead.
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Crazy Credits

It looks like the credits are freeze frame. The only thing that moves during the credits are the passing of two airplanes. The clouds don't move during the entire credits. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Cinematic Excrement: Under the Cherry Moon (2019) See more »

Soundtracks

Te he prometido
Written by Leo Dan (as Leopoldo Dante Tévez)
Performed by Leo Dan
Published by EMI Musical, S.A. de C.V.
Courtesy of Sony Music Entertainment Mexico, S.A. de C.V.
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i got a movie much better than this in mind cinematography and a plot
22 July 2019 | by bainzSee all my reviews

This movie is such a waste of time - literally nothing happens - except for "beautiful scenes" in black in and white - what a load of garbage. You want a movie with better cinematography and a good plot? go watch Road to Perdition with Tom Hanks, Paul Newman, Judd Law and Daniel Craig.


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