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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 ...
Eusebio Benitez
Álvaro Rodríguez ...
Silvio Sierra
Blas Jaramillo ...
El Orejón
Andres Toro ...
Zabala (as Andrés Toro)
Julian Caicedo ...
Portero
Hansel Camacho ...
Don Pascual
Paulina Rivas ...
La bruja Iris
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)  »

Also Known As:

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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Colombia's 2009 Academy Awards official submission to Foreign-Language Film category. See more »

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The Latin American Pulp Fiction!
18 May 2008 | by (Colombia) – See all my reviews

This movie is great. It uses violence as a simple vehicle to tell a very smart story completely filled of amazing dark humor and full of cultural references. The "Sierra" character could not be funnier and the soundtrack is full of a very cool Latin vibe (I love the title song "Perro come Perro" by local band Superlitio). I hope they did a good job with the subtitles for the non-Spanish speaking market (I will have to wait for the DVD to check it out by myself) but I guarantee an amazing experience if you speak Spanish and count Pulp fiction and Reservoir dogs between your favorite movies. I do and I definitely had a blast.


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