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186 Dollars to Freedom (2012)

A young California surfer has to grow up in a hurry when he is thrown into a Peruvian political prison in 1980.

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Nicaragua
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Jorge
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Israel
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Consul Powers
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Magoo
Renzo Schuller ...
Chino
Gustavo Mayer ...
Horna
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Coco Gutierrez ...
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A young California surfer, Wayne Montgomery, gets framed on phony drug charges and thrown into a Peruvian political prison for communist dissidents in 1980. Wayne encounters a series of eccentric and dangerous characters in prison who compel him to grow up in a hurry and find a way to escape. Based on a true story. Written by Anonymous

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