Casi Leyendas

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"Friends in the good... and the worst times."
  • NR
  • 2017
  • 1 hr 55 min
  • 6.3  (790)

Casi Leyendas is a 2017 Argentine comedy film directed by Gabriel Nesci. It stars Diego Peretti, Diego Torres, and Santiago Segura in leading roles. The movie tells the story of three estranged childhood friends who reunite after many years to fulfill the dying wish of their former bandmate. The movie opens with the introduction of the three lead characters - Axel (Diego Peretti), a successful businessman with a troubled personal life, Javier (Diego Torres), a once-successful musician struggling with alcohol addiction, and Lucas (Santiago Segura), a mediocre actor who only gets small roles.

The three childhood friends had formed a band named "Los Salieris" in their youth but had gone their separate ways after a major argument. However, they receive the news of the death of their former bandmate Juan (played by Federico Cecere), with whom they had lost touch over the years.

Juan's last wish was for the three friends to reunite and scatter his ashes at four different locations - one in Buenos Aires, one in Uruguay, one in Brazil, and one in Paraguay. Juan believed that this would help the three to reconnect with their past and remember why they became friends in the first place.

The three friends set out on a road trip, which becomes a journey of self-discovery for all of them. They encounter several obstacles and challenges on their way, but they stick together and continue their journey.

Throughout the film, the story flashes back to their past and shows the formation of their band, their struggles as young musicians trying to make it big, and the eventual fallout among the band members. As they travel together to different countries to scatter Juan's ashes, they remember the good times they shared, the dreams they had, and the reasons for their falling out.

As the story unfolds, we see how the three friends come to terms with their present lives and confront the unresolved issues of their past. They realize the importance of their friendship and the role it played in shaping their lives, and ultimately, they reconnect as friends and as musicians.

Casi Leyendas is a heartwarming story about friendship, love, and the power of music. The movie has a great balance of humor and emotion, and the performances by the lead actors are outstanding. The chemistry between the three friends is palpable, and their journey is sure to make you laugh, cry, and introspect.

In conclusion, Casi Leyendas is a must-watch for anyone who loves a good comedy-drama. The movie is a beautiful depiction of the enduring power of friendship, the value of reconnecting with one's past, and the transformative power of music. It is a cinematic experience that is sure to leave you feeling entertained, inspired, and enlightened.

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    6.3  (790)