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Torrente 3: El protector (2005)

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The horrendous spanish detective becomes a bodyward in his new third adventure.

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Josito
Javier Gutiérrez ...
Solís
Carlos Latre ...
Pepito
Tony Leblanc ...
Tío Mauricio / Abuela
Eduardo García ...
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Giannina Ricci
Silvia Gambino ...
Vanessa
Ruth Zanon ...
Fiorella
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Salas
Luis Larrodera ...
Menéndez (as Luis Roderas)
Martin Czehmester ...
Coloso (as Martin Czesmester)
Nicolás Rodríguez-Villar ...
El de la máscara
Fernando Sáez ...
Geo 1 (as Fernando Saez 'Tito')
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The horrendous spanish detective becomes a bodyward in his new third adventure.

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30 September 2005 (Spain)  »

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Torente 3: Zaštitnik  »

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€8,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$7,160,270 (Spain) (30 September 2005)
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Trivia

While widely known as "Torrente 3: El protector", which is the title used in posters, DVD covers, and all promotional material, the actual on-screen title reads "El protector" only, using before it the James Bond-like formula "Santiago Segura es Torrente en..." ("Santiago Segura is Torrente in...). The only entry in the series to actually have Torrente in the title is the first one, Torrente, el brazo tonto de la ley (1998). See more »

Quotes

José Luis Torrente: Soy policía, soy español... ¡Y soy una puta máquina de matar!
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Connections

References Bruce Almighty (2003) See more »

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El Protector
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Torrente 1 rules
19 January 2007 | by (Costa Rica) – See all my reviews

I like the first one because I laughed a lot by watching it. It was really something different to what we're used in my country (Hollywood BS mostly) and jokes were fresh... Second and third movies had to come (due to 1st one's popularity) and even when the jokes were not very original, I think the character is. Actually, if you take the 3 Torrente movies and compare them to any Hollywood-made pseudo comedy/action/Wayans Bros type of movies, Torrente 3 it's a blast. What's good about Torrente movies is that he still keeps identity (director hasn't tried to "globalize" the character, it's still a ruined "private eye" from Madrid). Of course, jokes are repeated all over the movies but aren't they much more fun than those jokes used again and again in lousy movies like scary movie or naked brain (I mean naked gun)...


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