Private detective Germán Areta is investigating the life of a man who has apparently abandoned another man. When they both turn up dead, it seems one killed the other before committing suicide, but Areta is not convinced. After his assistant is murdered, Areta has to chose between his desire to continue the investigation and his fear of dying for nothing.
Did You Know?
Alfredo Landa considered this his best performance, arguing he injected a lot of his personal traits into the character. See more
The main door of Germán Areta's office, when seen from the outside (the corridor), has a peep hole lens on it, but in the scenes it is seen from inside the office it has no peep hole lens, revealing it is not really the same door. See more
Followed by The Crack: Inception