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Rapture (1979)
"Arrebato" (original title)

 |  Drama, Horror  |  9 June 1980 (Spain)
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A low budget horror filmmaker gets in touch with an eccentric who is trying to film his consciousness during drug abuse.

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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Eusebio Poncela ...
José Sirgado
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Ana Turner
Will More ...
Pedro
Marta Fernández Muro ...
Marta
Helena Fernán-Gómez ...
Gloria
Carmen Giralt ...
Tía Carmen
Max Madera ...
Chapero
Javier Ulacia ...
Dependiente de la tienda de fotos (as Javi Ulacia)
Rosa Crespo ...
Vampira
Luis Ciges ...
Portero
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A low budget horror filmmaker gets in touch with an eccentric who is trying to film his consciousness during drug abuse.

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The final sound of the machine gun was an idea by Eusebio Poncela. He has express his regret later for that suggestion, arguing the other idea of Iván Zulueta was better and gave the ending a different meaning. See more »

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I Want You, I Need You, I Love You
Written by Ira Kosloff
Performed by Cecilia Roth
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An enrapturing film
5 June 2000 | by (España) – See all my reviews

Obviously, you will receive a surprise from this enrapturing film due to strange denounement and secondary characters. Slowly in the begining, it justifies that scenes during the film while you get catch for the story unconciously. Special mention to the work of Will More, a curious actor who didn´t work in cinema never more, only little appearances on TV series. Correct performance of Eusebio Poncela but he is better actor now, the same to a young and inexpert Cecilia Roth. Definitely you have to see this movie and think about it during hours before you beat the insomnia that the film could produce. Very disturbing.


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