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Red Bear (2002)
"Un oso rojo" (original title)

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Bear has never gotten over the separation from his wife and daughter after having been convicted for armed robbery and homicide and sent to prison. Now he is out, to finally get his cut of ... See full summary »

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Julio Chávez ...
Oso
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Natalia
Luis Machín ...
Sergio
Agostina Lage ...
Alicia
Enrique Liporace ...
Güemes
René Lavand ...
Turco
Daniel Valenzuela ...
Alfarito
Freddy Flores ...
Tuerca
Ernesto Villegas ...
Quique
Marcos Martínez ...
Ramón
Patricio Pepe ...
Joven Locutorio
Fernando Bolón ...
Toto
Marisa Peláez ...
Esther
Susana Ferrari ...
Directora
Evelyn Domínguez ...
Vero
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Bear has never gotten over the separation from his wife and daughter after having been convicted for armed robbery and homicide and sent to prison. Now he is out, to finally get his cut of the money and reunite with his family, or at least avenge the damage done. Written by Anonymous

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Un hombre dispuesto a todo por amor.

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"Mundo grúa" meets "El Mariachi"
27 August 2003 | by (Basel) – See all my reviews

The pulpier elements in contemporary Argentinian cinema (eg, the brilliant "Nueve reinas" with its Mametesque antics) meet more kitchen sink oriented films such as "La ciénaga" and "Mundo grúa" - and the effect is quite smashing. Director Israel Adrían Caetano tells us the story of a man who lost everything - but after seven years of prison, Oso ('bear') wants to come back to his wife and their young daughter Alicia. However, Natalia, his wife, is now living with a new man... what does Oso, the criminal, do? The answer is surprising, and no spoilers shall be contained in this short review. With its postmodernist mix of action genres (western especially) and kitchen sink drama, Caetano and his brilliant actors and actresses have created a film that is both socially aware and entertaining.


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