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Before the Fall (2008)
"Tres días" (original title)

 -  Crime | Drama | Sci-Fi  -  25 April 2008 (Spain)
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The world learns that a planet killing meteorite will arrive in 72 hours.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
Víctor Clavijo ...
Ale
Mariana Cordero ...
Rosa
Eduard Fernández ...
Lucio
Elvira de Armiñán ...
Clara
Ana de las Cuevas ...
Raquel
Juan Galván ...
Nico
Daniel Casadellà ...
Emilio
Vicente Romero ...
Marcial
Pepe Salas ...
Cura Don Miguel
Antonio Dechent ...
Urbano
Miguel Zurita ...
Damián
Asunción Ayllón ...
Miriam
Sebastián Haro ...
Sargento Atienza
Cachito Noguera ...
Gloria
Nani Jiménez ...
Ella
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The world learns that a planet killing meteorite will arrive in 72 hours.

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Clara: If you keep moving, you don't stop. If you stop, it traps you.
Lucio: Cement.
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Written by 'Boris Bassiak' (as Bassiak)
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A beautifully filmed and acted movie of redemption
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I am an English speaker and I saw this movie in Spanish with English subtitles, and after viewing it I think, for me, that was the way it should be viewed.

At the outset we are told all life will be exterminated by a large meteor/asteroid hitting Earth, so we know what the bottom line is.

The story line follows a man who has to fight his own, personal demons before he is a whole person. The question is, 'will he make it before the planet is destroyed?'.

The filming is not graphic like most modern movies, there is very-very little blood-shed and what there is is on-screen for a fraction of a second. The violence is implied more than anything else, up until the finale that is. The viewer has to be an active participant or they are not going to like/understand/get what is going on.

The directing and acting is excellent, characters are totally believable, The filming is all 'warm' with a slight yellowish cast to convey the heat and dryness. It is a very effective movie.

I would highly recommend this movie to anyone.


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