MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 13,100 this week

The Mudboy (2007)
"El niño de barro" (original title)

 |  Crime, Drama, Horror  |  18 May 2007 (Spain)
6.4
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.4/10 from 483 users  
Reviews: 5 user | 4 critic

Police try to hunt down a serial killer in 1912 Buenos Aires.

Director:

0Check in
0Share...

IMDb Picks: May

Visit our IMDb Picks section to see our recommendations of movies and TV shows coming out in May, sponsored by COVERGIRL.

Visit the IMDb Picks section

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 229 titles
created 20 Aug 2011
 
a list of 1900 titles
created 11 Oct 2011
 
a list of 1033 titles
created 02 Oct 2012
 
a list of 851 titles
created 11 Apr 2013
 
a list of 157 titles
created 02 Nov 2013
 

Related Items

Search for "The Mudboy" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: The Mudboy (2007)

The Mudboy (2007) on IMDb 6.4/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of The Mudboy.
1 win & 4 nominations. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

The Zone (2007)
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

Residents of an enclosed neighborhood in the middle of Mexico DF are shocked by a violent crime, and for one resident in particular, young Alejandro, the drama is ratcheted up when he encounters the lone kid who escaped the event and is hiding out within the neighborhood's borders.

Director: Rodrigo Plá
Stars: Daniel Giménez Cacho, Daniel Tovar, Alan Chávez
Lucky Star (1997)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.3/10 X  

Marina, a woman with a glass eye, has the bad luck to be the victim of an assault witnessed by Rafael, a goodhearted butcher, who rescues her from her attacker, a man named Daniel. Rafael ... See full summary »

Director: Ricardo Franco
Stars: Antonio Resines, Maribel Verdú, Jordi Mollà
Backroads (1997)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  
Director: Emilio Martínez Lázaro
Stars: Antonio Resines, Fernando Ramallo, Maribel Verdú
Biography | Drama | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Francisco Goya (1746-1828), deaf and ill, lives the last years of his life in voluntary exile in Bordeaux, a Liberal protesting the oppressive rule of Ferdinand VII. He's living with his ... See full summary »

Director: Carlos Saura
Stars: Francisco Rabal, José Coronado, Dafne Fernández
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Interwoven emotions and struggles of three women of different generations aiming to build the lives they desire, their own future, love and dreams. All of them lose the love of their lives ... See full summary »

Director: Paula Ortiz
Stars: Maribel Verdú, Leticia Dolera, Luisa Gavasa
Crime | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Set in '50s Spain, a young man (Sanz) leaves the army and looks for a job so he and his fiancée (Verdu) can get married. He rents a room from a widow (Abril), and shortly begins a torrid ... See full summary »

Director: Vicente Aranda
Stars: Victoria Abril, Jorge Sanz, Maribel Verdú
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  
Director: Gonzalo Suárez
Stars: Carmelo Gómez, Aitana Sánchez-Gijón, Bárbara Goenaga
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

Angela and her young son Guille travel to the big city to see Leo, her father and the boy's grandfather, when he suddenly takes ill. However, they arrive to discover that he has just passed... See full summary »

Director: Gracia Querejeta
Stars: Maribel Verdú, Blanca Portillo, Jesús Castejón
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Director: Miguel Iglesias
Stars: Sergi Mateu, Fernando Guillén, Claudia Gravy
Frontera Sur (1998)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.3/10 X  

This historical drama addresses European immigration to the Americas (in this case to Buenos Aires, Argentina) during the last two decades of the 19th century. Among its main characters are... See full summary »

Director: Gerardo Herrero
Stars: Roberto Baldi, Hector Bordoni, Luis Brandoni
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  
Director: Antonio Isasi-Isasmendi
Stars: Francisco Rabal, Maribel Verdú, Germán Cobos
Pink Sauce (1992)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5/10 X  

Ana's husband is the perfect wealthy middle-class man. Koro's husband is a cook with no more ambitions. One day, Ana meets Koro in a night club and she proposes Ana to seduce each others ... See full summary »

Director: Manuel Gómez Pereira
Stars: Verónica Forqué, Maribel Verdú, Juanjo Puigcorbé
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
...
Estela
...
Comisario Petrie
Chete Lera ...
Doctor Soria
Abel Ayala ...
Cayetano
Roly Serrano ...
Blas (as Rolly Serrano)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Eugenia Aguilar ...
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 ...
Octavio
Edit

Storyline

Police try to hunt down a serial killer in 1912 Buenos Aires.

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis


Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

|

Language:

| |

Release Date:

18 May 2007 (Spain)  »

Also Known As:

The Mudboy  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

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...


21 of 34 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
¿Puntaje 6? sebacba
Discuss The Mudboy (2007) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?