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El placer de matar (1988)

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Mathieu Carrière ...
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La Merche
Vicky Peña ...
Luisa (as Victoria Peña)
Walter Vidarte ...
Barrantes
Mario Gas ...
Inspector Santana
Jeannine Mestre ...
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Berta Riaza ...
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Maite Yerro ...
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Pepa Valiente
Encarna Sánchez ...
Maruca
Clara Sanchis ...
Elena (as Clara Sanchiz)
Silvia Alesandrovich
Alicia Agut ...
Carmen
María Rus ...
(as Maria Rus)
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7 September 1988 (Spain)  »

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