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The Mudboy (2007)

El niño de barro (original title)
Police try to hunt down a serial killer in 1912 Buenos Aires.

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Estela
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Comisario Petrie
Chete Lera ...
Doctor Soria
Abel Ayala ...
Cayetano
Roly Serrano ...
Blas (as Rolly Serrano)
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Luana Lupoff
Oscar Alegre ...
Valentín
Gabriel Atum ...
Músico 2
Emilio Bardi ...
Fiore Godino
Rodrigo Barrena ...
Policía Civil
Carla Benítez ...
Doble de Laura Lupoff
Daniel Benítez ...
Doble de Arturo Larrondo
Arturo Berrnet ...
Niño calesita
Kelena Bojko ...
Nena que entierran
César Bordón ...
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Police try to hunt down a serial killer in 1912 Buenos Aires.

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Children can also be evil...
20 May 2007 | by (Madrid-Mexico) – See all my reviews

An eight year old Argentinian shook his country in 1904 after trying to murder a 21 month old out of pure cruelty. He would eventually murder four other children after trying to kill seven more. This movie is his story, a story of marginalization, abject poverty, abuse, diseases and neglect about a retarded boy who was systematically abused by the society he lived in and who lost any capacity to feel or judge his own acts. Still, the director chose a different viewpoint to tell his story, by telling about one of his victims, another boy, who feels a special domination link to his attacker.

OK, this is the summary. Now, can anybody tell me how can it have a 5.3 and several votes, from 1! to 10!, if it has not been released by now (May 20th 2007)??? Let's be serious, if we intend to keep this forum as a guide for other moviegoers...


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