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Cast overview, first billed only:
Patxi Andión ...
Pedro
Carme Elias ...
Julia
Héctor Alterio ...
Luis
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Andrés
Joan Miralles ...
Diego
Marta Molins ...
Fina
Rafael Anglada ...
Don Ramón
Montserrat Julió ...
Esposa Luis (as Monserrat Julio)
Muntsa Alcañiz ...
Lola
Josep Minguell ...
Vendedor
Gemma Llebot ...
Diana
Javier Aguado
Alfredo Álvarez ...
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Jordi Batalla
Nadala Batiste ...
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A bank robbery goes wrong. The robbers, two of them unemployed family men, take two hostages, one of them needing heart medication, and leave them in an apartment, tied to a bomb. The police has to find the apartment before the bomb explodes. At the same time, in the same house, two old men are solving a jigsaw puzzle, and a female cellist practices the Bach cello suites. Written by Martin E. G. Anhalt

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