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Dog Eat Dog (2008)
"Perro come perro" (original title)

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In the crime world of Colombia, there is an unwritten code. When Víctor and Eusebio, two hoods who bungle a shake-down job, break that code, they unwittingly sign their own death sentence.

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Victor Peñaranda
Óscar Borda ...
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Blas Jaramillo ...
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Andres Toro ...
Zabala (as Andrés Toro)
Julian Caicedo ...
Portero
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Don Pascual
Paulina Rivas ...
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Diego Quijano ...
Don Pablo
Luis Ariel Martinez ...
Dominguez
Rodrigo Vélez ...
Torres
Hector Mejia ...
Mellizos
Harold Devasten ...
William Medina
Guillermo Piedrahita ...
Don Omar
Gianina Arana ...
Muchacha
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In the crime world of Colombia, there is an unwritten code. When Víctor and Eusebio, two hoods who bungle a shake-down job, break that code, they unwittingly sign their own death sentence.

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18 April 2008 (Colombia)  »

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Aima gia aima  »

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$80 (USA) (23 January 2009)

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$80 (USA) (23 January 2009)
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Little gem
30 January 2009 | by See all my reviews

This is a dirty little Columbian thriller, that has many things going for it. It's mature, it's violent (suits the genre/the story) and it's as gritty and crazy as it can get. In all the positive ways that there are.

The crazy part might put some people off, of course. I won't get into details, but it's pretty out there. But that also makes this movie unique in my eyes. It's not only a simple story, it has these other things going for it. It also is pretty violent and not for the faint hearted. Acted and edited great, the story is confusing at times, but still worth watching, especially if you're fed up with same ol' stories!


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