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El gato desaparece (2011)

Luis, a recognized university professor, out of the psychiatric clinic, where he spent the last three years, hospitalized after a psychotic episode that led him to threaten his wife and ... See full summary »

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Beatriz Spelzini ...
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Maria Abadi ...
Verónica Romero
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Ángela
Gisela Aringoli ...
Empleada Agencia Viajes
Alejandro Javier Bures ...
Alumno
Emma Jayne Carlton ...
Elizabeth
Kiko Cerone ...
Secretario Juzgado
Tristán Colombo ...
Hijo
Gabriel Flores González ...
Guardia Shopping
Damián Guitián ...
Rodolfo
Guillermo Hönig ...
Psiquiatra Forense
Rodrigo Lamoreaux ...
Malabarista
Lucas Laurens ...
Esteban
Mario Mahler ...
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Luis, a recognized university professor, out of the psychiatric clinic, where he spent the last three years, hospitalized after a psychotic episode that led him to threaten his wife and assistant chair. Clinical believe he is healed, but a relapse is always possible. Upon arriving home, Luis is attacked by her pet cat. Soon after, his wife note that the cat disappeared. Was Luis, ex-crazy, that ended the cat a new psychotic attack aggressiveness?

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A nice little movie
23 April 2011 | by (Argentina) – See all my reviews

'El Gato Desaparece' is a nice little movie, nothing else. Don't expect to find a life changing story, an intricate or deep plot or a fantastic twist at the end. It's just a nice way of spending ~90min.

Lius Luque plays a Professor who has been recently released from a mental institution after a violent outbreak. His performance is correct. Beatriz Spelzini plays his wife, who is apprehensive of her husband's apparent full recovery. Her performance as an increasingly nervous women is outstanding.

There's nothing more I can say because there's not much more happening throughout the film (which is not a bad thing). The score is great.

Overall I found it entertaining.

7/10


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