A thriller centered on a family taken hostage by the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia.


(as Miguel Courtois Paternina)


(screenplay), (adaptation) | 2 more credits »
2 wins & 3 nominations. See more awards »


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Cast overview, first billed only:
Antonio Ferreira ...
Eileen Moreno ...
Francisco Pérez ...
Albeiro Peñaloza ...
Gilberto Ramirez ...
Don Ramoncito (as Gilberto Ramírez)
Luis Zumárraga ...
Cadáver Flotante
Yusmadis Redondo ...
Guerrillera Lina
Angelique Nocentini ...
Guerrillera Frente 1º
Julia Courtois ...
Guerrillera Guitarrista
Lou Cortois ...
Guerrillera Niña
Rodolfo Silva ...
Comandante Álvaro
Robinson Ortiz ...
Guerrillero Lancha
Jaime Correa ...
Guerrillero Maestro


A thriller centered on a family taken hostage by the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia.

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Release Date:

28 November 2012 (France)  »

Also Known As:

E-hadművelet  »

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Splendid and controversial film by Miguel Courtois with an excellent interpretation of Luis Tosar.
20 June 2016 | by (Spain) – See all my reviews

This film narrates the story of a man his wife and children living in the jungles of Colombia, under the domains of the FARC. Their existence is harmonious and peaceful, until the FARC put a baby in her care. Little was born during the captivity of his mother, Clara Rojas, and is seriously ill...

Miguel Courtois, who as director, is controversial films as "Gal" or "El Lobo" risky step back ground with "Operación E" based on real events in Colombia.

The epicentre of the film will always marriage played by Luis Tosar and Martina Gracia, and his family. Confronting the military, the health system, the mafias ... an epic in a real world, and cruel that tests the forces and the bonds of family, and a man who only sought a peaceful existence, far from political ideologies, military ...

The script is full of adventures and troubles narration and a good rhythm that makes it enjoyable for the viewer. Luis Tosar, star of the film, does a superb job and performs an interpretation that comes very close to the character.

The film is shot with technical correctness and good taste, "Operación E" is a well entertaining film reminding us that the greatest adventures and emotions are in the world in which we live

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