IMDb > Penumbra (2011)
Penumbra
Quicklinks
Top Links
trailers and videosfull cast and crewtriviaofficial sitesmemorable quotes
Overview
main detailscombined detailsfull cast and crewcompany credits
Awards & Reviews
user reviewsexternal reviewsawardsuser ratingsparents guidemessage board
Plot & Quotes
plot summarysynopsisplot keywordsmemorable quotes
Did You Know?
triviagoofssoundtrack listingcrazy creditsalternate versionsmovie connectionsFAQ
Other Info
box office/businessrelease datesfilming locationstechnical specsliterature listingsNewsDesk
Promotional
taglines trailers and videos posters photo gallery
External Links
showtimesofficial sitesmiscellaneousphotographssound clipsvideo clips

Penumbra (2011) More at IMDbPro »

Photos (See all 8 | slideshow) Videos (see all 2)
Penumbra -- A woman hesitantly rents an apartment to an eerie man who she soon realizes has a part in the solar eclipse that is taking place.

Overview

User Rating:
5.5/10   636 votes »
Your Rating:
Saving vote...
Deleting vote...
/10   (delete | history)
Sorry, there was a problem
MOVIEmeter: ?
Down 1% in popularity this week. See why on IMDbPro.
Contact:
View company contact information for Penumbra on IMDbPro.
Release Date:
2 February 2012 (Argentina) See more »
Genre:
Plot:
A woman hesitantly rents an apartment to an eerie man who she soon realizes has a part in the solar eclipse that is taking place. | Add synopsis »
NewsDesk:
(59 articles)
Check out a clip from new horror film, 'Here Comes the Devil'
 (From EW.com - Inside Movies. 13 December 2013, 9:30 AM, PST)

Giveaway - Win Here Comes the Devil on DVD
 (From Flickeringmyth. 9 September 2013, 10:15 AM, PDT)

Wide World of Horror: ‘Penumbra’
 (From SoundOnSight. 23 July 2013, 8:08 PM, PDT)

User Reviews:
García Bogliano is a criminal See more (8 total) »

Cast

  (in credits order)

Cristina Brondo ... Marga
Camila Bordonaba ... Victoria

Berta Muñiz ... Jorge Kepler
Arnaldo André ... Salva
Mirella Pascual ... Encarnacion
Victoria Witemburg ... Angela

Diego Cremonesi ... Alberto
Gustavo Garzón ... Detective El Vasco
Hernan Penner ... Emilio
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Gimena Blesa ... Cajera #2
Sebastián De Caro ... Ignacio
Jorge Gallego ... Joaquín (voice)
Ana Luna ... Ana (voice)
Omar Musa ... Gordon

María Nela Sinisterra ... Aurelia
Create a character page for: ?

Directed by
Adrián García Bogliano 
Ramiro García Bogliano 
 
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Adrián García Bogliano 
Ramiro García Bogliano 

Produced by
Gimena Blesa .... assistant producer
Esteban Mentasti .... executive producer
Esteban Mentasti .... producer
Horacio Mentasti .... producer
Hori Mentasti .... producer
Hernán Moyano .... producer
Paula Parisi .... associate producer
Raul Perez .... associate producer
Andrea Quiroz .... producer
Jaume Sole .... co-producer (as Jaume Solé)
Antoni Solé .... producer
Alberto Trigo .... executive producer
Alberto Trigo .... producer
 
Cinematography by
Ernesto Herrera 
 
Film Editing by
Hernán Moyano 
 
Production Design by
Catalina Oliva 
 
Sound Department
Javier Albarrán .... dialogue recordist
Paco Limón .... recording director
Fabio Pécoro .... boom operator
Germán Suracce .... supervising sound editor
 
Special Effects by
Franco Burattini .... special effects coordinator
 
Camera and Electrical Department
Manuel del Moral Rivière .... second assistant camera
 
Editorial Department
Bruno Fauceglia .... post-production coordinator
Ada Frontini .... colorist
 
Music Department
Martín Jurado .... composer: stock music
 
Other crew
Gwenn Joyaux .... script supervisor
 
Thanks
Cristian Bernard .... thanks
Juan José Campanella .... thanks
Jesús DeLeón-Serratos .... special thanks
Sebastian Fretes .... thanks
Hernán Panessi .... thanks
Sebastián Pivotto .... thanks
Alexis Puig .... thanks
Paulo Soria .... thanks
 

Production CompaniesDistributorsOther Companies
Create a character page for: ?

Additional Details

Also Known As:
Runtime:
Argentina:90 min
Country:
Language:
Color:
Aspect Ratio:
2.35 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:
Certification:

Did You Know?

Soundtrack:
MonstruosSee more »

FAQ

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.
3 out of 13 people found the following review useful.
García Bogliano is a criminal, 10 March 2013
Author: Mandarina Melies from Argentina

As in the previous Bogliano's film -Sudor Frío-, Penumbra's Script is simply horrible. The movie is boring, and in the first 30 or 40 minutes, with the only exception of a flawless attack scene at the first minute of the movie, it seems more like a bad "artie" film in which nothing happens than a Horror/Thriller/Fantasy movie. During the entire movie the dialogs are extremely long (aaaaghhhhh, extreeeemelyyyy long!!!), expository, and unnatural. The attempt to keep mystery and reveal the plot essence gradually failed totally, obtaining a very unattractive and dull development of the events.

The acting of "Berta" Muñiz is awful and the one of Camila Bordonaba is poor too. Different is the case of Arnaldo Andre's performance, but his character is not exploited enough in the film. At this point is obvious that Bogliano believes acting is not important in Horror films.

Like in Sudor Frío, in Penumbra Bogliano underestimates and miss the erotic aspect, so appropriate at Horror Thrillers. Penumbra has a Plot linked with a Cult-like small group, the main characters are most of the time inside the same apartment, and above all it's an empty-plot bad- filmed silly movie, so some scenes of dark, nasty sex and erotic playing would have been absolutely suitable.

It's important to stress that (unlike the rest of Bogliano's works) Penumbra is not such a Horror movie, but more close to a tepid film about people settling a rent contract for an apartment.

Was the above review useful to you?
See more (8 total) »

Message Boards

Discuss this movie with other users on IMDb message board for Penumbra (2011)

Recommendations

If you enjoyed this title, our database also recommends:
- - - - -
Cold Sweat The Appeared Apartment Zero Watch'em Die Sidewalls
IMDb User Rating:
IMDb User Rating:
IMDb User Rating:
IMDb User Rating:
IMDb User Rating:
Show more recommendations

Related Links

Full cast and crew Company credits External reviews
News articles IMDb Horror section IMDb Argentina section

You may report errors and omissions on this page to the IMDb database managers. They will be examined and if approved will be included in a future update. Clicking the 'Edit page' button will take you through a step-by-step process.