Nerdy comic book aficionado Roberto Rodriguez battles low self-esteem, loser friends and vicious high school bullies as he vies for the heart of Cristina, the hot new girl from Madrid.
Who said that school was the best time of your life?
Did You Know?
The movie is based on Nicolás Lopez's weekly column "Memorias de un pingüino" (memories of a penguin) that the wrote during his high school years from 1997 to 1999 in the Chilean newspaper El Mercurio. The best columns were published in the book "Promedio Rojo: how to study cinema making your own movie", that was released as a tie-in for the movie, featuring also the screenplay of the movie, marketing, storyboards and a life diary of Lopez See more
At the end of all the credits there is an additional scene of Lopez and Jabba (Juan Andres Salfate) in the comic book store. See more
Written by Pablo Neruda
/ Rodrigo Castro / Sergio Lagos
Performed by Marciano See more