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Carancho (2010)

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In Argentina over 8,000 people die in traffic accidents every year. Behind each of these tragedies is a flourishing industry founded on insurance payouts and legal loopholes. Sosa is a ... See full summary »

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Sosa
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Luján
Carlos Weber ...
El Perro
José Luis Arias ...
Casal
Fabio Ronzano ...
Pico
Loren Acuña ...
Mariana
Gabriel Almirón ...
Munoz
José Manuel Espeche ...
Garrido
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Francisco Acosta ...
Pacheco
Carlos Cardozo
Cristian De Asis
Federico Esquerro ...
Administrativo
Alejandro Fadel
Pablo Galarza
Gabriel Patricio Jimenez
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In Argentina over 8,000 people die in traffic accidents every year. Behind each of these tragedies is a flourishing industry founded on insurance payouts and legal loopholes. Sosa is a lawyer who tours the A&E Departments of the public hospitals and the police stations in search of potential clients. Luján is a young doctor recently arrived from the provinces. Their love story kicks off one night when Luján and Sosa meet in the street. She's trying to save a man's life; he wants him on his client portfolio. Written by Anonymous

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11 February 2011 (USA)  »

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$15,810 (USA) (11 February 2011)

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$85,363 (USA) (3 June 2011)
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Argentina's official submission for the 83rd Academy Awards for Best Foreign Language Film category. See more »

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Written by Gepe (as Daniel Riveros)
Performed by Gepe feat. Valeria Jara (uncredited)
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Acting, situation and places
22 April 2012 | by (Argentina) – See all my reviews

As Argentinian, one of the most important things that i like of our actors is that they act normal like in real life. Not overact as i can see in many Hollywood stars. I like to see people blaming, fighting, feeling as we do in real life, i think is one of the most strong values of our good actors. I can tell you we are like him, Ricardo Darin resume exactly how we the argentinians talks and gesticulate.

The dark like of the movie and the places is nothing more than the reality of the streets, the reality of hospitals. They are so human and common that they can do the movie perfectly credible, 'cause, everything (except the love history) is a every day real situations. Of course is not everything tetricus and bad, is a part, there is also good and nice places, but this movie is focused on the dark side.

I strongly recommend this movie, and i wasn't expecting much for this one when i started to see it. It will make you sit and watch all the movie without any second of distraction, every minute worth. Very human, very real, great acts, great camera work (better than i expect for our cinema), everything is very well done.


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