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Cast

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Paul Guell
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Eduardo
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Katrina Brandt
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Lodger
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Elena
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Clara
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Lourdes
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Eva
Caridad Ravelo ...
Joan
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Grace
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Lupita Ferrer ...
Marie Clement
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Red Haired Waitress (as Sabrina Cowan)
Charley Tucker ...
San the Barback (as Charles J. Tucker)
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Gabriella, a Colombian immigrant, is obsessed with understanding violent crime. The current string of murders by "The Blue Blood Killer" of affluent Miami socialites provides her with fodder for her scrapbook of death. She lands a job with a post-murder cleaning service and during a Blue-Blood clean-up job, discovers evidence that police have overlooked. Written by Amy Searls <searls1@marshall.edu>

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After the killer kills, after the living are dead, somebody has to clean up the mess. See more »

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Comedy | Crime | Thriller

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Rated R for violence/gore, and for brief language | See all certifications »
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27 September 1996 (USA)  »

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$2,309,723 (estimated)

Gross:

$49,620 (USA)
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Trivia

The Gecko brothers from From Dusk Till Dawn (1996) are depicted as fugitives on a crime TV show spotlighting the "Blue Blood Killer". See more »

Goofs

Early in the movie, one of Paul's victims writes his name on a tile floor just before she dies. The penmanship changes from shaky and faint, to steady and thick. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Young Gabriela: Mommy, is this the house from Hansel and Gretel?
Young Gabriela's Mother: Yes, Gabriela.
Young Gabriela: Where's the witch?
[gunshots outside]
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Crazy Credits

SPOILER At the very end of the credits, after the copyright notice, there is a scene showing Gabriela driving a car, with Eduardo, playing the tape she recorded with Paul's voice saying her name after his death. See more »

Connections

References From Dusk Till Dawn (1996) See more »

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Matador
Written by Flavio Cianciarulo
Performed by Los Fabulosos Cadillacs
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What a story...

This film was originally a 20 minute short by Reb Braddock. Braddock extended this after seeing the success of his short. Angela Jones plays the lead character superbly. For those of you not familiar with Jones, she is the Taxi Driver in Pulp Fiction. William Baldwin plays the killer. Angela Jones' character is mesmerized by murder scenes and gets a job with a company that cleans up after murders. She soon comes in contact with the murderer on the job site and the suspense begins to build. Great performance by Angela Jones and a brilliant story and dialogue provided by Braddock.


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