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Dog Eat Dog -- 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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Alonso Torres (written by) &
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Release Date:
18 April 2008 (Colombia) See more »
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. | Add synopsis »
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Marlon Moreno ... 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
Jorge Zuniga ... Sacerdote Cementerio
Andres Echeverry ... Hombre demencial
Andrés Parra ... Hombre Demencial (voice)
Martha Marquez ... Gloria (voice)
Pepe Gonzalez ... Locutor Radio (voice)
Andrés Castrillón ... Don Omar's Colleague
Carmenza Arbelaez ... Doña Teresa
Nicolas Izquierdo ... Pipe
Marleyda Soto ... Medina's Widow

John Alex Castillo ... Veterinarian
Santiago Londoño ... Man with Notebook
Esteban Patiño ... Cucaracho
Carlos Velásquez ... Escolta
Arturo Astorquiza ... Escolta
Martin Ospina ... Escolta
Fernando Ramirez ... Escolta
Diego Burgos ... Mendigo

Directed by
Carlos Moreno 
Writing credits
Alonso Torres (written by) &
Carlos Moreno (written by)

Produced by
Mauricio Aristizábal .... associate producer
Carolina Barrera .... executive producer
Rodrigo Guerrero .... executive producer
Wilson Gómez .... associate producer
Jorge Navas .... associate producer
Diego F. Ramírez .... executive producer
Diego F. Ramírez .... producer
Tulio Restrepo .... associate producer
Original Music by
Cinematography by
Juan Carlos Gil (director of photography)
Film Editing by
Felipe Guerrero 
Carlos Moreno 
Santiago Palau  (as Santiago Palau Mera)
Art Direction by
Jaime Luna 
Costume Design by
Luz Helena Cardenas 
Makeup Department
Lorena Carrillo .... makeup artist
Claudia Victoria .... special effects makeup
Production Management
Jhonny Hendrix .... production manager (as Jhonny Hendrix Hinestroza)
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Diana Kuellar .... assistant director
Oscar Ruíz .... assistant director (as Oscar Ruiz Navala)
Art Department
Wilmer Javier Garcia .... assistant art director
Sergio Osorio .... art producer
Sound Department
Miller Castro .... boom operator
Daniel Garces Najar El Gato .... sound editor
Germán Daniel León .... sound designer
Germán Daniel León .... sound editor
Carlos Lopera .... sound mixer (as Carlos 'Chubby' Lopera)
Mauricio López .... sound
José Hernán Valenzuela .... sound editor
Special Effects by
Alejandro Vázquez .... special effects supervisor
Camera and Electrical Department
Andres Jimenez .... steadicam assistant
Diego Jiménez .... camera & steadicam operator
Alexander Lara .... key grip
Diego Pamplona .... gaffer
Juan Agustín Ríos .... first assistant camera
Juan Carlos Ríos .... second assistant camera
Editorial Department
John Casas .... assistant editor
Music Department
Superlitio .... main title theme by
Other crew
Andrés Buitrago .... script supervisor
D.R. Farquharson .... project manager: efilm
Joaquim Jordà .... script consultant (as Joaquín Jordà)
Fabio Posada .... researcher
Blas Jaramillo .... in memory of
Crew believed to be complete

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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"Perro come perro" - Colombia (original title)
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106 min
Aspect Ratio:
1.85 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:

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


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1 out of 2 people found the following review useful.
Is Adela there...?, 30 November 2011
Author: loogenhausen from United States

This sun-baked slice of nihilism from Colombia is a very interesting watch indeed. Although there's plenty of yelling and gun-waving, there's also a very ominous feeling about the whole show. Marlon Moreno definitely has presence as the lead, Victor, who must deal with family problems and tries to solve it by stealing money from a dead lackey belonging to his big boss, a snarlingly fun Blas Jaramillo. Holed up in a hotel room with fellow gangster Eusebio (Oscar Borda) Victor waits for the order to find and kill whoever stole the money (himself) and keeps receiving crazy phone calls from a half-mad man looking for a woman named Adela. If this all sounds like fun to you, it is. On top of all that, Eusebio may or may not be "cursed" by a dead man or just going bugnuts crazy. Yes, there's something for everyone here. The only drawback I can think of is it feels a tad too short and a few of the lead characters aren't fleshed out enough to truly care for them when the screws are really put to them. There's plenty of style, however, and you'll being humming the title theme long after it's over.

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