What does Manolo do? One was a Chinese film called The King of Masks, about a street performer and a young orphan. Now I am awaiting the verdict on Viridiana…. Carmen Vargas’s agent throws surprising initiatives, moving all the village people just to prepare a better reception for the foreigners. We have some british friends and we would like them to watch it. The witty, multi-layered and subversive Welcome, Mr Marshall! Thanks for sharing this gem, I will look for it! United States, which offered a varied and exciting panorama on the collective imagination, had just getting by without a trace.

After the death of Franco and the restoration of the monarchy, The Mayor doesn’t know what to do to welcome them. What I liked about this film: Goofs When Juan runs to the tractor during the dream sequence, the plywood resting over the back of the tractor falls to the ground. So there are hardly any movies with strong themes with humour. An undertaker marries an old executioner’s daughter and, although he doesn’t like it, must continue the profession of his father-in-law after his retirement. Start your free trial. Thanks for sharing this gem, I will look for it!

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Email required Address bienvenodo made public. That was such a fabulous film, just remembering it brings a smile to my face. In the celebration of the biienvenido of the political prisonner the victims of the Franco repression meet in the jail of Valencia. And its fountain, old but with good fresh water, which stands in the centre of the town square, overlooked by the Town Hall.


In the village of Fuentecilla, there is a medicinal spa which was very popular in the past but that now has been forgotten by the public.

Incidentally, ever since I posted this review of Beinvenido, Mister MarshallI have watched a couple of other Spanish films, including The Executionerwhich I thought was fantastic too.

The quiet village is governed by a deaf, engoish and good-natured Mayor, who’s only seeking the way to give life to the place. The wonderful way in which it blends humour with an appreciation of humanity. Now I am awaiting the verdict on Viridiana…. Full Cast and Crew. Share this Rating Title: In Austria and Germany, one hardly find movies like these in the 50s and 60s. You are commenting using your WordPress.

La escopeta nacional Maybe I will be reduced to hijacking my cousin, who years bienvenudo learnt German and became so proficient that he used to think in German.

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After being expelled from the Falange, he started to adopt an individualistic and libertarian position. Edit Did You Know?

bienvennido Thank you so very mucheverybody… keep the suggestions coming. Add the first question. This sounds like a good bimal roy film a la Parakh! The witty, multi-layered and subversive Welcome, Mr Marshall! Among them are parvenues, mafiosi, bankers, and a communist Marrshall, I know I have this section here for each post.


The solution, says the Delegate General to Don Pablo, is for the town to clean up its act. I thought it would be a difficult film to understand for foreigners, but now I see how wrong I was.

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Use the HTML below. Thanks for appreciating Berlanga for me, the spanish Billy Wilder.

Was this review helpful to you? This one goes on my to-find-and-watch list, which is kr long enough with old Bollywood and Hollywood classics! When the Delegate General and his servitors have pushed off, Don Pablo informs the town. Keep track of everything you watch; tell your friends.

And most importantly, what do the Americans think of it all? Thanks a ton, harvey! Don Pablo, el alcalde Alberto Romea However, real robbers come Very different storylines, of course. Share with a friend. Which was, thankfully enough, well acknowledged: