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Time for Revenge (1981)

Tiempo de revancha (original title)
A union organizing demolition worker and a friend of his decide to blackmail the corrupt company they work for setting up a fake accident. Because of a miscalculation the friend dies, but ... See full summary »

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Adolfo Aristarain
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Federico Luppi ... Pedro Bengoa
Haydée Padilla ... Amanda
Julio De Grazia ... Larsen
Ulises Dumont ... Bruno Di Toro
Joffre Soares Joffre Soares ... El Padre
Aldo Barbero Aldo Barbero ... Ingeniero Rossi
Enrique Liporace ... Ingeniero Basile
Arturo Maly ... Dr. García Brown
Rodolfo Ranni ... Torrance
Jorge Hacker Jorge Hacker ... Don Guido Ventura
Alberto Benegas Alberto Benegas ... Golo
Ingrid Pelicori Ingrid Pelicori ... Lea Bengoa
Jorge Chernov Jorge Chernov ... Jorge
Cayetano Biondo Cayetano Biondo ... Bautista
Marcos Woinsky Marcos Woinsky ... El Polaco
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Storyline

A union organizing demolition worker and a friend of his decide to blackmail the corrupt company they work for setting up a fake accident. Because of a miscalculation the friend dies, but he sticks with the plan and demands a big sum of money as indemnity. When the company refuses to pay, determined to prove the worker is lying, he is forced to make a tragic decision in order to win. Written by Trufó

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Genres:

Drama | Thriller

Certificate:

R | See all certifications »
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Country:

Argentina

Language:

Spanish

Release Date:

30 July 1981 (Argentina) See more »

Also Known As:

Time for Revenge See more »

Filming Locations:

Argentina

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Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color (Eastmancolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.66 : 1
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Excellent thriller, unexpected finale
23 June 2001 | by aldoemilioSee all my reviews

This movie is like some short stories that seems to be written from the end to the beginning. A whole movie that has one reason to be: a fraction of a second, a short instant that closes everything and does it wonderfully right. Don't miss it.


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