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La escopeta nacional (1978)

Jaume Canivell, Catalan manufacturer of mechanical porters , attends with her lover on a hunt to relate to important people. The farm where it is organized is full of strange characters.

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Rafael Azcona (screenplay), Rafael Azcona (story) | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Rafael Alonso ... Cerrillo
Luis Escobar ... Marqués de Leguineche
Antonio Ferrandis ... Álvaro
Agustín González ... Padre Calvo
José Luis López Vázquez ... Luis José
Andrés Mejuto ... De Prada
Conchita Montes ... Soledad
Mónica Randall ... Mercé
Bárbara Rey ... Vera del Bosque
José Sazatornil ... Jaume Canivell
Laly Soldevila Laly Soldevila ... Laura
Amparo Soler Leal ... Chus
Rosanna Yanni ... Libertad Iris
Óscar Aguirre Óscar Aguirre
Mari Carmen Alvarado Mari Carmen Alvarado
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Jaume Canivell, Catalan manufacturer of mechanical porters , attends with her lover on a hunt to relate to important people. The farm where it is organized is full of strange characters.

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Country:

Spain

Language:

Spanish | Catalan

Release Date:

14 September 1978 (Spain) See more »

Also Known As:

The National Shotgun See more »

Filming Locations:

Madrid, Spain

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Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color (Eastmancolor)
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Quotes

Father Calvo: Lo que yo he unido en la Tierra no lo separa ni Dios en el cielo.
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Followed by Nacional III (1982) See more »

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A great movie
2 October 2002 | by gbm00000See all my reviews

It's really a great movie. Very funny. Show the decadence of the spanish society of the seventies. You can find very funny characters, all of them caricatures of the "spanish way of life...". The problem is that you have to know well the spanish society to understand the jokes.


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