MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 75,072 this week

Que parezca un accidente (2008)

4.6
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 4.6/10 from 80 users  
Reviews: 2 user | 1 critic

A women is planning to kill her son-in-law after knowing that he is unfaithful to her daughter.

Director:

0Check in
0Share...

IMDb Picks: April

Visit our IMDb Picks section to see our recommendations of movies and TV shows coming out in April.

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 16 titles
created 03 Feb 2011
 
a list of 179 titles
created 25 Mar 2011
 
a list of 153 titles
created 05 Sep 2012
 
a list of 249 titles
created 27 Apr 2013
 
a list of 39 titles
created 29 Jun 2013
 

Related Items

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Que parezca un accidente (2008)

Que parezca un accidente (2008) on IMDb 4.6/10

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

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Que parezca un accidente.
1 nomination. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Heleno (2011)
Biography | Drama | Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

A biography of the tragic life of one of Brazil's greatest soccer players, Heleno de Freitas.

Director: José Henrique Fonseca
Stars: Rodrigo Santoro, Angie Cepeda, Alinne Moraes
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

At Passover, Reuben, a French-Jewish man living in Finland with his Nordic boyfriend, finds himself back in Paris with his zany family after a lovers' quarrel.

Director: Mikael Buch
Stars: Nicolas Maury, Carmen Maura, Jean-François Stévenin
Comedy | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

A gang of escaping jewellery thieves get trapped by a coven of witches.

Director: Álex de la Iglesia
Stars: Hugo Silva, Mario Casas, Pepón Nieto
Sex and Lucia (2001)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  

Various lives converge on an isolated island, all connected by an author whose novel has become inextricably entwined with his own life.

Director: Julio Medem
Stars: Paz Vega, Tristán Ulloa, Najwa Nimri
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.9/10 X  

Young Esteban want to become a writer and also to discover the identity of his father, carefully concealed by the mother Manuela.

Director: Pedro Almodóvar
Stars: Cecilia Roth, Marisa Paredes, Candela Peña
Gloria II (2014)
Biography | Drama | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

A rebellious and controversial Mexican pop icon becomes a huge success with her style and catchy songs, but a larger than life scandal will rock her world entirely.

Director: Christian Keller
Stars: Sofía Espinosa, Marco Pérez, Osvaldo Ríos
Wrap Up (2007)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  
Director: Ramón Costafreda
Stars: Alejandro Albaiceta, María Bouzas, Celso Bugallo
Escalade (2011)
Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.3/10 X  

When a group of charming teenagers ring the bell of their high school headmistress (Carmen Maura) with a big bouquet of flowers and a birthday present... See full synopsis »

Director: Charlotte Silvera
Stars: Carmen Maura, Julie Durand, Renaud Cestre
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
...
Pilar
...
Arturo
José Luis García Pérez ...
Gregorio
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Sonsoles Artigas
Pepe Batista
Gonzalo Berzosa
Nacho Cabrera
Isidro Carrasco
Celia Castro
Javier Collado
Marta Fernández Muro ...
Ángela
Juan Carlos Guerra
Yaiza Guimaré ...
Marta
Yanely Hernández
Patricia Macías
Edit

Storyline

A women is planning to kill her son-in-law after knowing that he is unfaithful to her daughter.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Comedy

Edit

Details

Country:

|

Language:

Release Date:

14 November 2008 (Spain)  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Color:

See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Make it look as though it was an accident
3 February 2012 | by (New York) – See all my reviews

Black comedy has to be done properly. In the wrong hands, however, even with the best intentions, it will not have the effect the creator wanted to accomplish.

Such is the case with "Que parezca un accidente" directed by Gerardo Herrero, a man that has had a string of successes in projects such as "The Secret in Their Eyes", "The Son of the Bride", to name just two. He is a producer with a keen eye for good material. Unfortunately, that was not to be the fate of this Spanish entry directed by Mr. Herrero. As written by Fernando Castets and Guillermo De La Guardia, the film does not make an impression.

The great Federico Luppi has some success playing the killer for hire, Arturo. Carmen Maura, as Pilar, has some good moments playing the mother-in-law with a sixth sense to get the right vibes about her daughter's husband whom she knows is two-timing his wife. What does not work is the sudden appearance of Horacio, the son Arturo left behind in Argentina who wants to follow his father's footsteps in crime, only to mess up things royally.

The film starts with a good premise, but the writers or the creators have no sense in what direction they are going. Some sections are dull, while other situations have the desired effect.


0 of 0 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Discuss Que parezca un accidente (2008) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?