5.3/10
223
4 user 4 critic

Todos estamos invitados (2008)

Spain. The Basque Country. Sometime in the 90s. Josu Jon, a young member of a terrorist organization, has suffered an almost complete memory loss after being wounded in a shooting with the ... See full summary »
Reviews
4 wins & 2 nominations. See more awards »

Photos

Add Image Add an image

Do you have any images for this title?

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Grupo 7 (2012)
Action | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

A squad of four undercover cops are charged with cleaning up the streets of Seville from drugs and prostitution.

Director: Alberto Rodríguez
Stars: Inma Alcántara, Andrés Blanco, Javier Berger
GAL (2006)
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

Based on actual events, two journalists investigate the Grupos Antiterroristas de Liberacion (GAL), Spain's government-funded hit squad who engaged in a conflict with the Basque terrorist organization Euskadi Ta Askatasuna (ETA) in the mid-1980s.

Director: Miguel Courtois
Stars: José Garcia, Natalia Verbeke, Jordi Mollà
Fuego (2014)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

One day, someone puts a bomb on Carlos car and kill his wife and leaves his daughter of 10 years old without legs. Eleven years later, he lives in Barcelona with his daughter but he never ... See full summary »

Director: Luis Marías
Stars: Jaime Adalid, Javi Alaiza, Izaskun Barroso
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

A fight over the calf of a prize milk cow in the close-knit and traditional Pas Valley of Cantabria leaves a cantankerous dairy farmer dead and another fearful of arrest. He and his ... See full summary »

Director: Manuel Gutiérrez Aragón
Stars: Juan Diego, Luis Tosar, Marta Etura
Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

A corrupt policeman commits a crime when drinking late at night. While his colleagues are trying to investigate his murder, he tries to clean up the evidence.

Director: Enrique Urbizu
Stars: José Coronado, Rodolfo Sancho, Helena Miquel
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

Simon transports illegal immigrants to New York, leaving them to their fate. He is discovered by the coastguard and Andrés, a young sailor, saves his life. When he falls for a young protegée of Simon conflict erupts.

Director: Manuel Gutiérrez Aragón
Stars: Jorge Perugorría, Álex González, Ana de Armas
La distancia (2006)
Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  
Director: Iñaki Dorronsoro
Stars: Miguel Ángel Silvestre, José Coronado, Federico Luppi
Cervantes contra Lope (TV Movie 2016)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  
Director: Manuel Huerga
Stars: Emilio Gutiérrez Caba, José Coronado, Albert Pérez
En solitaire (2013)
Adventure | Drama | Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

It tells the story of Yann Kermadec whose dreams suddenly come true when he has to replace the DCNS star skipper at the last minute before the start of the Vendée Globe (a round-the-world ... See full summary »

Director: Christophe Offenstein
Stars: François Cluzet, Samy Seghir, Virginie Efira
Fill de Caín (2013)
Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

A wealthy Spanish family whose teenage son is very troubled, they hire a psychologist to help him, but nothing is what it seems like in the beginning.

Director: Jesús Monllaó
Stars: José Coronado, Abril García, Paco González
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

This is a mad satire about five individuals living in a mental institution. While inside, they come up with a plan to save the global economy and at the same time punish those responsible. ... See full summary »

Director: Isaki Lacuesta
Stars: Raúl Arévalo, Albert Pla, Iván Telefunken
El Lobo (2004)
Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Based on a true story. In the 70's, during the last stages of Franco's dictatorship, Txema, a basque construction worker, is arrested because of his connection to some terrorists who have ... See full summary »

Director: Miguel Courtois
Stars: Eduardo Noriega, José Coronado, Mélanie Doutey
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Josu Jon
...
Xabier Legazpi (as Jose Coronado)
Vanessa Incontrada ...
Francesca
Iñaki Miramón ...
Imanol Iribar
Kike Díaz de Rada ...
Lesaca
Leire Ucha ...
Olatz
Iñaki Font ...
Iraultza
Paul Zubillaga ...
Paco
Adolfo Fernández ...
Orkatz González
Iñake Irastorza ...
Madre Josu
José María Asín ...
Salazar
Txema Blasco ...
Azcoaga
Josu Ormaetxe ...
Josean Abrisketa
Antonio Rupérez ...
Imanol
Patxi Barko ...
Ertzaina Comisaría (as Patxi Barco)
Edit

Storyline

Spain. The Basque Country. Sometime in the 90s. Josu Jon, a young member of a terrorist organization, has suffered an almost complete memory loss after being wounded in a shooting with the Spanish police. As he awaits for his trial, his condition is being treated at the prison hospital. Other inmates belonging to the same organization try to make him remember how brave a "gudari" -a Basque soldier- he is and how he must go back to the armed fight for the independence of their country as soon as he gets out of prison. Meanwhile, Xabier, a college professor who has been death-threatened by the terrorists due to his political views on the Basque situation, is having an affair with Francesca, a young psychologist who happens to end up trying to help Josu Jon recover his memory. A warm feeling of mutual affection grows between her and her patient. At a point, it doesn't seem to be clear whether Josu Jon really wants to recover his memory or rather forget forever who he actually is. Written by Julián Valcárcel-Carbonell

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis


Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

|

Release Date:

11 April 2008 (Spain)  »

Also Known As:

Terrorismo Organizado  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Color:

See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
A disappointment...
20 April 2008 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I just watched the movie this evening, and the only reason for which I didn't leave the theater was because I was on my first date, and I thought it would be too rude to start off that way. I felt deeply disappointed about the movie, and I still keep thinking why the director, the script writers, the actors, etc., couldn't see they were filming a complete boutade about such a complex situation as that of the Basque Country. The movie just doesn't make any sense trying to combine (a) the portrait of a so-called terrorist (poor Oscar Jaenada) and his pathetic terrorist friends (the only connection with true terrorists must be that both groups must exchange the same unreal dialogs), (b) the complete change of attitude of what's supposed to be a brave university professor right after he receives the first warning from the terrorist group, (c) an absurd show, I guess, of Basque cuisine and traditions, and (d) the most unbelievable way of dying... It's a shame that such high percentage of the very few movies made in Spain about important issues such as terrorism, politics, corruption, etc. has to be so bad. But perhaps it's just because we don't understand what cinema is about, who knows...


5 of 14 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?