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Growing up isn't easy. Kevin knows this only too well and recalls those years when he feels that he ceased to be a child. From his first love to his friends at school to his relationship with his parents, everything seemed to be source of pain, but over time, one can look back with nostalgia. Enjoy the Colombian adaptation of the classic series, "The Wonder Years."

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Los Años Maravillosos - Capítulo 1 - Part 1

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Colombia

Toda la vida ("All My Life") is the soundtrack which opens the Colombian version of the American hit series "The Wonder Years." The song is a cover of a hit Italian song,Tutta La Vita, written by celebrated composer Lucio Dalla. Sung by Mexican singer Emmanuel, this version was number one on the Latin charts for three weeks in 1984, replacing a different version of the very same song sung by Cuban singer Franco.

Los Años Maravillosos - Capítulo 1 - Part 2

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Colombia

It's the summer of 1985 and 12-year-old Kevin González is spending his time playing banquitas, a Colombian form of street soccer. His older brother, Leo, is forever tormenting him, while his best friend, Fede, does his best to intervene.

Los Años Maravillosos - Capítulo 1 - Part 3

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Colombia

Los Años Maravillos incorporates genuine archival news footage, giving us a sense of what it was like to live in Colombia in the mid 1980s. In this segment, we see reports regarding the civil conflict involving rebel forces used as a backdrop to the family drama unfolding at the González dinner table.

Los Años Maravillosos - Capítulo 1 - Part 4

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Colombia

Unlike Kevin and Fede's previous school, this one is co-ed, arousing some anxiety in them. Fede even confesses about a nightmare in which he arrives at school naked.

Los Años Maravillosos - Capítulo 1 - Part 5

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Colombia

Kevin's neighbor and childhood playmate, Cata, is starting the same school as Kevin and Fede. But she is sporting a new, more mature style and insists that she be addressed by her full name, Catalina.

Los Años Maravillosos - Capítulo 1 - Part 6

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Colombia

On the first day of gym class, Kevin is determined to display his manliness as the sixth graders meet their new P.E. instructor and are given the opportunity to choose between two contrasting activities.

Los Años Maravillosos - Capítulo 1 - Part 7

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Colombia

Will Kevin and Fede become part of a clique or form one of their own?

Los Años Maravillosos - Capítulo 1 - Part 9

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Colombia

Kevin learns that when they are shared with another person, even sad events can teach us to appreciate life.

Los Años Maravillosos - Capítulo 2 - Part 1

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Colombia

In the aftermath of Ricardo Mendoza's death, Kevin struggles to come to terms with his own mortality, as well as his growing love for Ricardo's sister.

Los Años Maravillosos - Capítulo 2 - Part 2

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Colombia

Kevin's family pays a visit of condolence to the Mendozas.

Los Años Maravillosos - Capítulo 2 - Part 3

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Colombia

Kevin and Fede experience their first sex ed class with none other than their infamous P.E. teacher, Bruno Moron.

Los Años Maravillosos - Capítulo 2 - Part 4

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Colombia

Following an awkward encounter with Cata, Leo attempts to school Kevin and Fede about women.

Los Años Maravillosos - Capítulo 2 - Part 5

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Colombia

Will Kevin and Fede succeed with their risky purchase?

Los Años Maravillosos - Capítulo 2 - Part 6

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Colombia

When Kevin's coveted video disappears, there is a long list of potential suspects.

Los Años Maravillosos - Capítulo 2 - Part 7

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Colombia

When Kevin and Cata meet up for their Sunday excursion, who will have the guts to make the first move?

Los Años Maravillosos - Capítulo 3 - Part 1

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Colombia

Despite his outwardly tough exterior, Kevin occasionally observes his father's softer side.

Los Años Maravillosos - Capítulo 3 - Part 2

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Colombia

In moments when his father's sternness is difficult to comprehend, Kevin clings on to his tender memories with him.

Los Años Maravillosos - Capítulo 3 - Part 3

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Colombia

While trying to defend his father against his classmate's jokes, Kevin realizes that like so many of us, he actually has very little idea what his father's job entails.

Los Años Maravillosos - Capítulo 3 - Part 4

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Colombia

Upon arrival home from school, Kevin attempts to converse with his parents to try to better understand his father's job.

Los Años Maravillosos - Capítulo 3 - Part 5

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Colombia

Kevin's dad approaches him to offer some insight into his job, but after a previous brushoff, Kevin is determined to give him the cold shoulder.

Los Años Maravillosos - Capítulo 3 - Part 6

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Colombia

Hoping to gain some insight into his father's complex character, Kevin accompanies him on a field trip to his office.

Los Años Maravillosos - Capítulo 3 - Part 7

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Colombia

Kevin is impressed and taken aback by the respect his father commands at his office.

Los Años Maravillosos - Capítulo 3 - Part 8

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Colombia

Kevin's trip to the office helps him to see his father- and the world- in a different light.

Los Años Maravillosos - Capítulo 3 - Part 9

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Colombia

An unexpected act by his father inspires in Kevin yet another lifely epiphany.

Los Años Maravillosos - Capítulo 4 - Part 1

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Colombia

Kevin experiences family spats at home while at school, his teacher attempts to teach the students the concept of values.

Los Años Maravillosos - Capítulo 4 - Part 2

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Colombia

Kevin is less than thrilled with his sister's new beau.

Los Años Maravillosos - Capítulo 4 - Part 3

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Colombia

Kevin gets educated on free love by his sister's boyfriend.

Los Años Maravillosos - Capítulo 4 - Part 4

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Colombia

Kevin watches in dismay as Karen introduces the infamous Luis to their family.

Los Años Maravillosos - Capítulo 4 - Part 5

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Colombia

Tension is in the air at dinner as Luis's questions to Kevin's mom grow increasingly personal- and offensive.

Los Años Maravillosos - Capítulo 4 - Part 6

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Colombia

As Luis continues to spout his political beliefs, the situation grows increasingly tense at the dinner table.

Los Años Maravillosos - Capítulo 4 - Part 7

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Colombia

As Kevin learns more about his sister's boyfriend, Luis, his opinion about him is no longer so cut and dry.

Los Años Maravillosos - Capítulo 5 - Part 1

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Colombia

In spite of being allowed to watch the Tour de France in class by his wildly enthusiastic teacher, Kevin struggles to focus on anything beyond his latest crush.

Los Años Maravillosos - Capítulo 5 - Part 2

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Colombia

Kevin's encounter with his crush, Lisa Bernal, does not go exactly as planned.

Los Años Maravillosos - Capítulo 5 - Part 3

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Colombia

Kevin is determined to find out whether Lisa Bernal reciprocates his affections.

Los Años Maravillosos - Capítulo 5 - Part 4

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Colombia

Kevin is traumatized when Fede's intervention with his crush does not go exactly as planned

Los Años Maravillosos - Capítulo 5 - Part 5

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Colombia

Kevin plays hooky in order to avoid running into his crush. Can he muster up the courage to call her?

Los Años Maravillosos - Capítulo 5 - Part 6

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Colombia

Kevin keeps on attempting to drum up the courage to call his crush, Lisa Bernal.

Los Años Maravillosos - Capítulo 5 - Part 7

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Colombia

Will Kevin's annoying brother, Leo, interfere with his plans to call Lisa?

Los Años Maravillosos - Capítulo 5 - Part 8

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Colombia

Lucho Herrera's victory in the Tour de France inspires Kevin to move forward in the stages of his own life.

Los Años Maravillosos - Capítulo 6 - Part 1

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Colombia

Following Kevin's phone conversation with Lisa, he's feeling more confident about his chances with her and is determined to continue to impress her.

Los Años Maravillosos - Capítulo 6 - Part 2

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Colombia

Although Kevin feels badly for Cata when Fede spills the beans to her about his intention of asking Lisa Bernal to the dance, his attention quickly turns back to his crush.

Los Años Maravillosos - Capítulo 6 - Part 3

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Colombia

How will it go when Kevin finally drums up the courage to ask his crush, Lisa Bernal, to the upcoming party?

Los Años Maravillosos - Capítulo 6 - Part 4

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Colombia

When Kevin's idea to ask Lisa to the dance doesn't go exactly as planned, he thinks of an equally enticing Plan B.

Los Años Maravillosos - Capítulo 6 - Part 5

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Colombia

After facing rejection from two different girls at school, Kevin seeks solace at home, only to run up against additional challenges in the form of female family members.

Los Años Maravillosos - Capítulo 6 - Part 6

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Colombia

Kevin and Fede decide to attend the dance stag and are determined to maintain the appearance of having a great time, as well as, in Fede's case, to avoid Camila Hoyos.

Los Años Maravillosos - Capítulo 6 - Part 7

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Colombia

When things at the dance don't go as he hopes with Cata, Kevin escapes to the park to reflect.

Los Años Maravillosos - Capítulo 7 - Part 1

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Colombia

Things at school are not as simple as they seem for teenagers, and in seventh grade, Kevin's stress causes him a sort of regression to his childhood.

Los Años Maravillosos - Capítulo 7 - Part 2

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Colombia

Kevin tries to keep his cool during an awkward encounter with his ex.

Los Años Maravillosos - Capítulo 7 - Part 3

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Colombia

When the normally wholesome Kevin finds himself acting out of character, he enjoys it at first. But, how will his conscience handle it?

Los Años Maravillosos - Capítulo 7 - Part 4

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Colombia

Much to Fede's chagrin, Kevin's new friend's rebellious streak seems to be rubbing off on Kevin.

Los Años Maravillosos - Capítulo 7 - Part 5

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Colombia

Kevin's conscience continues to haunt him as he prepares for a night on the town with Guillo and Fede.

Los Años Maravillosos - Capítulo 7 - Part 6

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Colombia

How far out of their comfort zone will Kevin and Fede go to impress their new friend?

Los Años Maravillosos - Capítulo 7 - Part 7

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Colombia

Beer gives Kevin, Fede and Guillo the courage to go exploring.

Los Años Maravillosos - Capítulo 7 - Part 8

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Colombia

In the midst of Kevin and Fede's terrifying adventure with Guillo, Kevin has some epiphanies regarding his seemingly fearless friend.

Los Años Maravillosos - Capítulo 7 - Part 9

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Colombia

In the midst of a "serious" conversation, Kevin and Fede are surprised when Cata approaches them- and even more surprised to see her sporting a pair of glasses.

Los Años Maravillosos - Capítulo 8 - Part 1

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Colombia

At Kevin and Fede's high school, having a girlfriend is a huge factor in a guy's popularity, and, while Fede couldn't care less, Kevin seems a bit more conflicted.

Los Años Maravillosos - Capítulo 8 - Part 2

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Colombia

Rumor has it that Cata and Casas are about to break up due to Cata's interest in someone else, leaving Kevin wondering who it could be. Meanwhile, Fede is curious about a girl rumored to have a crush on him.

Los Años Maravillosos - Capítulo 8 - Part 3

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Colombia

Kevin feels left out when it seems as if his best friend, Fede, has abandoned him for a woman and still has his hopes pinned on Cata.

Los Años Maravillosos - Capítulo 8 - Part 4

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Colombia

At some point, Kevin started thinking that dating Vicky would bring him closer to Cata. But things turned out differently.

Los Años Maravillosos - Capítulo 8 - Part 5

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Colombia

At the dinner table, Kevin's family meddles into his budding relationship, which he is already thinking about ending.

Los Años Maravillosos - Capítulo 8 - Part 6

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Colombia

As Kevin attempts to muster up the courage to break up with Vicky, he discovers that their relationship may have an unexpected benefit.

Los Años Maravillosos - Capítulo 8 - Part 7

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Colombia

Kevin's plans to use his relationship with Vicky to make Cata jealous are unexpectedly thwarted.

Los Años Maravillosos - Capítulo 8 - Part 8

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Colombia

In the wake of his disappointment over Cata's relationship with Casas, Kevin tries to patch things up with Vicky and begins to see her in a new light.

Los Años Maravillosos - Capítulo 9 - Part 1

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Colombia

Kevin grapples with some tragic historical Colombian events- as well as his crush on his teacher, Miss Pizarro.

Los Años Maravillosos - Capítulo 9 - Part 2

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Colombia

Can Miss Pizarro's charm convince Kevin to step way outside of his comfort zone?

Los Años Maravillosos - Capítulo 9 - Part 3

Difficulty: difficulty - Intermediate Intermediate

Colombia

Things get tense at the dinner table over the topic of Kevin's participation in his school play.

Los Años Maravillosos - Capítulo 9 - Part 4

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Colombia

Just when Kevin is convinced that Miss Pizarro is seeing him in a different light, his dad shows up to spoil the party.

Los Años Maravillosos - Capítulo 9 - Part 5

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Colombia

Kevin is so infatuated with his teacher, that he starts to perceive other males as a threat, including his best friend and father!

Los Años Maravillosos - Capítulo 9 - Part 6

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Colombia

In Kevin's mind, everything was going well with his crush, his schoolteacher, Miss Pizzaro... that is, until his dad showed up!

Los Años Maravillosos - Capítulo 9 - Part 7

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Colombia

It had finally happened. Miss Pizarro had offered to drive Kevin home, and now was Kevin's chance to tell her how he felt about her.

Los Años Maravillosos - Capítulo 9 - Part 8

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Colombia

As Kevin is about to make his onstage debut as Simon Bolivar, his realizations about his feelings for his drama teacher, Miss Pizarro, have him close to tears.

Los Años Maravillosos - Capítulo 9 - Part 9

Difficulty: difficulty - Adv-Intermediate Adv-Intermediate

Colombia

Kevin channels a multitude of mixed emotions, including his love for his drama teacher, into his moving impersonation of Simon Bolivar in his school play.

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