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No Rest for the Wicked (2011)

No habrá paz para los malvados (original title)
A corrupt policeman commits a crime when drinking late at night. While his colleagues are trying to investigate his murder, he tries to clean up the evidence.

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Santos Trinidad
Rodolfo Sancho ...
Rodolfo
Helena Miquel ...
Chacón
Juanjo Artero ...
Leiva
Pedro Mari Sánchez ...
Ontiveros (as Pedro Maria Sánchez)
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Rachid
Nadia Casado ...
Celia
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Augusto Lora (as Juan Pablo Shuck)
Eduard Farelo ...
Cerdán
Karim El-Kerem ...
Joven Guapo
Abdelali El Aziz ...
Ceutí (as Abdel Ali El Aziz)
Nasser Saleh ...
Muchacho Árabe
Héctor Claramunt ...
Tipo Rubio
Said El Mouden ...
Tipo Recio
Walter Gamberini ...
Don Pedro Vargas
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The police inspector Santos Trinidad gets involved in a triple murder but there is a witness that manages to escape and could incriminate him. Santos begins an investigation to find and eliminate him. Meanwhile, Judge Chacon, who is investigating the triple murder, goes on looking for the murderer but what seems a simple case of drugs actually is something far more dangerous. Written by BliZZarrO

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23 September 2011 (Spain)  »

Also Known As:

Alçaklara Huzur Olmayacak  »

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Santos Trinidad: -Rock'n Roll.
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Referenced in Estrenos Críticos: Especial Series Americanas (2011) See more »

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Reggaeturkaton
Music by Ayhan Sicimoglu
Lyrics by Rodrigo Puerta Rodríguez
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Spanish noir at its peak

What could I add more than the other users have already done? They told everything about this authentic gem from Spain, dark, bleak, violent, speaking of a brutal, borderline cop for whom the audience may although feel empathy, no matter the evil side of this character. The first sequences of the killing in the bar are astounding. I won't repeat the scheme, but this could have pleased to Olivier Marchal, William Friedkin or David Ayer. The brutal cop character reminds me the film SHIELD FOR MURDER, starring Edmond O'Brien, made by Howard Koch in the fifties. In the future, I will watch out for further films from this director


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