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Check Mate (2012)

Jaque mate! (original title)
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David Hernandez is a well-known television host in the Caribbean. He hosts a game show called "Jaque Mate" (Check-Mate)... See full synopsis »
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Luis Manuel Aguilo
Marcos Bonetti ...
Daniel
Olga Bucarelli
Adrián Mas ...
David Hernandez
Johnnie Mercedes ...
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Luis Nova
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Andres G.
Alfonso Rodríguez ...
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Shailyn Sosa ...
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Maggie
Michelle Vargas ...
Alejandra H.
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The official entry of Dominican Republic to the Best Foreign Language Film at the 85th Academy Awards 2013. See more »

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