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The Body (2012)
"El cuerpo" (original title)

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A detective searches for the body of a femme fatale which has gone missing from a morgue.

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Jaime Peña (as Jose Coronado)
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Álex Ulloa
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Mayka Villaverde
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Carla
Miquel Gelabert ...
Vigilante Ángel Torres
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Agente Pablo
Oriol Vila ...
Agente Mateos
Carlota Olcina ...
Erica Ulloa
Patrícia Bargalló ...
Agente Norma
Mia Esteve ...
Luna Villaverde
Sílvia Aranda ...
Ruth (as Silvia Aranda)
Manel Dueso ...
Agente Carlos
Pere Brasó ...
Agente 3
Albert López-Murtra ...
Agente 4 (as Albert López Murtra)
Paco Moreno ...
Agente Científica
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A detective searches for the body of a femme fatale which has gone missing from a morgue.

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Hitchcock-style psychological thriller. See more »

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21 December 2012 (Spain)  »

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At the beginning of the movie, while Carla is fixing a drink for herself and Alex, a straw appears in one of the drinks between shots. See more »

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Performed by Jean Paul Dupeyron
Written by Toni Saigi (as Toni Saigi Chupi) and Daniel Espinet (as Daniel Espinet Nieto)
2012 Banda Sonora Original, S.L. BSO
Sound Studio: Banda Sonora Original, S.L.
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Build-up v Ending
11 June 2014 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

Although enjoyable as an old-fashioned thriller, The Body (El Cuerpo) ultimately disappoints.

Overall it's a good watch. OK, it takes almost two hours to tell a slim story, but you don't lose interest.

The problem was that it spent far too much of those two hours telling a fairly predictable tale before speeding through a satisfying explanation.

It might be that I found the ending rushed because of the fast cuts and subtitles. But it would have deserved another star with a slightly tighter build up and more time for the wrapping-up.


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