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.

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Cristina Santelices
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Fele
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Condoro
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Papitas (as Sebastián 'Berta' Muñiz)
Fernando Larraín ...
Manolo
Tatiana Astengo ...
Enfermera Berta Bravo
María Cristina Peña y Lillo ...
Marcela (as Cristina Peña y Lillo)
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Teresita Reyes ...
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Ernesto Belloni ...
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Katty Kowaleczko ...
Madre de Fele
Eduardo Bertran ...
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Daniel Segal ...
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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.

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'Benjamin Vicuña' (Fele) was sick during the shooting and the production used a double in some scenes in which you cant see the face of the character. See more »

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After the thanks list you can read: thanks to all the persons that are gonna make my life miserable because I forgot to put them in the thanks list. See more »

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Spoofs Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977) See more »

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I Wanna Be a Cowboy (pero no soy gay)
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Dull and vugar nerd comedy
2 August 2006 | by (Chile) – See all my reviews

Chilean comedies seem to have a great flaw: they're either dull or vulgar: this one is both. Quite influenced by the Spanish director Alex de la Iglesia, this movie imitates his style, including his faults. The story is very silly and there's nothing original in it. It concerns high school nerds in their sexual awareness and the attempts to have their first experiences (does that sound familiar to you?) It certainly looks quite old fashioned,with the most recurrent stereotypes of the American youngster comedies of the sixties like "Porky" and all its sequels and imitations. The humor is rough - kind of vulgar actually - and the interpretations are quite elementary. It was quite popular in Chile but it faded away a few months after being released.


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