MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 83,338 this week

White Smoke (2002)
"Fumata blanca" (original title)

 -  10 May 2002 (Spain)
5.2
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.2/10 from 46 users  
Reviews: 1 user

Add a Plot

0Check in
0Share...

Related Items

Search for "White Smoke" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: White Smoke (2002)

White Smoke (2002) on IMDb 5.2/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of White Smoke.
1 nomination. See more awards »
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
José Sacristán ...
Inspector Luis Romero
...
Ana Caligaro
...
Father Michael
Héctor Alterio ...
Cardinal Giovanello
...
Cardenal Tura
Miquel García Borda ...
Padre Rovira
Marta Bayarri ...
Andrea
Pere Molina ...
Agus
Manel Dueso ...
Rata
Joan Massotkleiner ...
Jefe Ana
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
...
Journalist
Jordi Díaz
Carmela Poch
Joan Maria Segura
Edit

Storyline

Add Full Plot | Add Synopsis

Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

10 May 2002 (Spain)  »

Also Known As:

White Smoke  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

,  »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
'religious' screwball comedy thriller
19 October 2004 | by (London) – See all my reviews

The thriller storyline which involves the blackmail and kidnapping of a Catholic bishop, turned me off at first, but after 5 minutes watching, I realized I was in for a very comic film. A young priest, turned into detective, asks the help of his cop father to find these aforementioned kidnappers, and both get a sly female journalist involved during their search. The chemistry between these three characters sparks off the screen. The dialogue is spiked with sarcastic social comments on the catholic church, religion, the police machinery and the media, as well as more lightweight comedy. There are also more personal story lines which bring warmth into the whole thing. One of the funniest scenes is the blind date the cop father has, and the pseudo-macho banter between this same cop and his partner. Hats off for the scriptwriter. This film could have been a great pilot, for a spin off series which sees the trio of priest, cop and journalist team up time and time again to solve new crimes. A bit like a Father Dowling and Sister Steve for the naughties.


0 of 3 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss White Smoke (2002) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?