A train on the Buenos Aires subway system suddenly vanishes.
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Guillermo Angelelli ...
Daniel Pratt
Marcos Blasi
Annabella Levy ...
Abril (as Anabella Levy)
Jorge Petraglia ...
Miguel Ángel Paludi ...
Fernando Llosa ...
Martín Adjemián ...
Daniel Di Biase ...
Kenn (as Daniel Dibiase)
Jean Pierre Reguerraz ...
Martín Pavlovsky ...
Conductor 101
Felipe Méndez ...
Jefe de Trasbordos
Fernando Cia ...
Osvaldo Santoro ...
Horacio Roca ...
Nora Zinski ...
Profesora (as Nora Zinsky)


Recent stories, fears and oblivion seen through a metaphor. A 30-passenger convoy vanishes in the closed circuit of the Buenos Aires underground system. Research will be initiated towards finding the cause of this dematerialization. A young topologist (surfaces mathematician) leads the investigation based on some lost maps and technical data sheets. He cannot find the whereabouts of the old scientist who designed the intricate weft of the subway web, until the unexpected aid from a young girl will ease the obtention of the first clues. Everyting seems to be futile, but a random event that will risk his life gets him into an impossible train, were he will face up the amazing final revelation. Written by Yokosuna

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Release Date:

17 October 1996 (Argentina)  »

Also Known As:

A Moebius-metró  »

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$250,000 (estimated)

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1.66 : 1
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In 2014, the San Jose station was painted with scenes from this movie. See more »


In the opening credits, Nora Zinski is shown as Nora Zinski. Her name is correct in the closing credit cast list. See more »


Remade as Moebius 17 (2005) See more »

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One word : Excellent
26 January 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Perfectly balanced , well directed , great cast. A must see. A true example of what can be found beyond main stream. A psych-suspense , almost thriller like script , that leaves the viewer the choice of building his own barrier , at the point where each of us believes fiction ends and reality starts and vice versa. It takes place in Buenos Aires , but it's NOT local at all ,but rather Universal , it could be happening anywhere in the world . Extremely believable , tension increases as the story develops .It's refreshing to learn that this movie was made with only 3% of the average cost of a Hollywood production . Another indisputable proof that Talent is enough , regardless of the amounts of cash available to expend. Watch it , it worths every inch of celluloid , and every minute of your time

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