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Marco Veniera goes to Bogota, Columbia to find his brother, Luca who supposedly committed suicide. In his search, he meets fiery and exotic Irene Costa, who leads him into the depths of the... See full summary »

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Marco Venieri
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Irene Costa
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Werner
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Roberto Carrasco (Luca Venieri)
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Francesca Venieri
Claudio Báez ...
Anderson
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Linda
Tariq Hager ...
Luca at 17
Daniel Sommer ...
Marco at 13
Isela Díaz ...
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Young Hotel Clerk (as Demian Bichir)
Jorge Abraham ...
Man in Jail 1 (as Jorge Abrahams)
René Pereyra ...
Man in Jail 2
Carlos De Leon ...
Old Man in Jail
René Barrera ...
Bookmaker at Cock Fight
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Marco Veniera goes to Bogota, Columbia to find his brother, Luca who supposedly committed suicide. In his search, he meets fiery and exotic Irene Costa, who leads him into the depths of the Amazon jungle. But it's every man for himself. And brotherly love turns to hate. Written by Anonymous

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Marco Venieri: Why do they call you Werner?
Werner: Sit down, please. Well, because... because my name is Werner. Why?
Marco Venieri: Well, because Werner is a German name.
Werner: I... I know. During the war, eh? During the war, a German, a certain Herbert... uh... a certain Herbert helped my father to escape from the concentration camp the day before his execution. So, in memory of this effort, my father named me Werner.
Marco Venieri: [pause] It seems like they should have called you Herbert.
Werner: Well, because my... my mother didn't like the name Herbert. ...
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Music by Pino Donaggio
Sung by Ronald Jackson
Lyrics by Paolo Steffan
Published by Legeis Publishing, Inc.
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This is no one's shining moment
17 February 2004 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I think everyone involved with this film used it as a means to get a paid vacation out of the producers. My favorite thing about this film is Robert Duvall's wig-which looks like it is sewn together out of a paint brush (Sonny Crockett's dad meets Sherwin Williams).


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