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Torrente 2: Mission in Marbella (2001)

Torrente 2: Misión en Marbella (original title)
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Torrente has now moved to Marbella, where, after being wiped out of the money he had gained, has returned to private investigation. But in one of his cases he gets involved in the middle of a villain's missile plot to destroy the city and his own uncle's blackmail operation... and he knows nothing.

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Gabino Diego ...
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Tony Leblanc ...
José Luis Moreno ...
Spinelli
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Bella cantante
Arturo Valls ...
Fabiano
Juanito Navarro ...
Eloi Yebra ...
Gayolo
Rosanna Walls ...
Robertson
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Lolita
Paloma Cela ...
Casera
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Guijarro
José María Rubio ...
Barragán
José Antonio Calvo ...
Cliente sauna #2
Ignacio Charrabe ...
Sr. Sauna
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Torrente has now moved to Marbella, where, after being wiped out of the money he had gained, has returned to private investigation. But in one of his cases he gets involved in the middle of a villain's missile plot to destroy the city and his own uncle's blackmail operation... and he knows nothing. Written by wolf beautell

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Nunca segundas partes fueron peores. See more »

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30 March 2001 (Spain)  »

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Misión en Marbella  »

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€4,200,000 (estimated)
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Trivia

While widely known as "Torrente 2: Misión en Marbella", which is the title used in posters, DVD covers, and all promotional material, the actual on-screen title reads "Misión in Marbella" only, using before it the James Bond-like formula "Santiago Segura es Torrente en..." ("Santiago Segura is Torrente in...). The only entry in the series to actually have Torrente in the title is the first one, Torrente, el brazo tonto de la ley (1998). See more »

Goofs

During the scene about the bananas, the bowl containing them repeated disappears and reappears between shots - there's even a metal cover placed on it in one shot. See more »

Quotes

Mauricio Torrente: [asking for help] Son... Son...
[his son leaves]
Mauricio Torrente: Son of a bitch!
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Crazy Credits

Main actor and director Santiago Segura sings parts of the ending songs but, in the credits, he is listed as "José Luis Torrente" (the fictional character he plays in the movie - and in the song). At the very ending of the credits, Segura says (not sings) "¿Y éste quién es? Ya no queda nadie" ("And who the heck is that one? There's nobody left"), meaning that all the audience has left the cinema but one person. See more »

Connections

Followed by Torrente 3: El protector (2005) See more »

Soundtracks

Entre vareta y canasta
Written by Vicente Amigo (as V. Amigo), Diego El Cigala (as R. Jiménez), Javier Limón (as J. Limón),
Joselín Vargas (as L. Vargas)
Performed by Diego El Cigala (as Dieguito 'El Cigala')
Published by 18 Chulos
Dieguito 'El Cigala' appears courtesy of 18 Chulos
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I liked it better than the first
7 October 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Torrente is a crude, ladies man type man of the law. I think this version was even more fun because he's in the playground of Spain, Marbella. I think if you liked the first one, you will enjoy this version even more. I've even seen the third version, and this is my favorite. If you get the Spanish sense of humor, you will enjoy this film. I would say it's definitely for machos, and the wives and the girlfriends have to ignore lots of scenes in the Torrente series. But just keep a good sense of humor about it all. It's for guys who like sexy women (quite a bit of nudity in all of the Torrente films) and very Spanish domestic sense of humor. If you've ever lived in Spain or have a Spanish husband like I do, you will understand what I mean. For example, he loves "El Fary", Real Madrid, etc. The language is very graphic as well, and it is better if you understand Castellano. It is quite hilarious if certain things don't bother you.


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