The story of life-long love was retold on the silver screen, as “Love in the Time of Cholera” was released on November 16, 2007. The Hollywood film is based on the story by Nobel prize winner Gabriel García Márquez, about childhood sweethearts who are forcibly separated by the girl’s parents. Despite 50 years of separation and her marriage to another man, the young boy, now an old man, immediately returns to court his love when she is widowed. The movie was shot in the beautiful historic city of Cartagena on the Caribbean coast of Colombia. The film stars Javier Bardem, Benjamin Bratt and Giovanna Mezzogiorno, and was produced by Scott Steindorff. Colombian musician and singer Shakira wrote two songs for the film.
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