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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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Silvia Gambino ...
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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)

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

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$10,890,240 (Spain) (7 October 2005)
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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 »

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José Luis Torrente: Soy policía, soy español... ¡Y soy una puta máquina de matar!
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No new stuff in this one, sounds "dejà vu"
1 October 2005 | by (Barcelona) – See all my reviews

I adore Santiago Segura, but I am afraid that his imagination was not enough to get a better film than Torrente 1 and 2, which I consider very good ones. No new stuff in this one, sounds "dejà vu", though the budget to crashing things is considerable bigger. Only a few gags are worth (Futbol Club Barcelona one is wonderful!), and very-very bad taste in the initial and final scenes. Santiago, how could you do that to us? Thanks for showing us cameos of John Landis, Oliver Stone and Guillermo del Toro (though I don't remember having seen Guillermo there). I still am a Santiago fan, and I truly believe he can do a lot, but looks like Torrente's epoch is over. Come on, surprise us again!


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