Futuristic movie about Alejandro, a gifted left-handed child marble player who must win a competition as the entire town's hopes - and money - rest on him.

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Álex Perea ...
Alejandro (Zurdo)
Alejandro Camacho ...
Romo
Arcelia Ramírez ...
Martina
Giovanni Florido ...
Millito
Guillermo Gil ...
Don Emilio
Esteban Soberanes ...
Tomas
Blanca Salcés ...
Dora
Ignacio Guadalupe ...
Julian
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Forastero
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Chupacabras Jefe
Regina Orozco ...
Mrs. Mendoza
Juan Carlos Serrán ...
Mr. Mendoza
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Maria de la Luz
Erika de la Llave ...
Ernestine
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Futuristic movie about Alejandro, a gifted left-handed child marble player who must win a competition as the entire town's hopes - and money - rest on him.

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7 March 2005 | by (Germany) – See all my reviews

A very original concept, backed up with some good acting, and a great/modern score by Paul van Dyk. The Mexican roots of the movie add the special thing about it. With some Japanese influences, the fictional world is filled with Latin/Mexican influences, from the colors and everyday life situations, to the plot in which the movie is based (corruption, role of a child in Mexican/Latin society, gambling, etc...). Sad about it, its that the movie barely gained recognition, not even in its own market, and I wonder if it even came out of Mexico. Great movie, since it comes from such a simple idea with an uncanny result.


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