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Wild Horses (1995)

Caballos salvajes (original title)
A road movie that begins when a man tries to rob a bank and the bank's clerk, a yuppie, pretends the thief has kidnapped him to help him run away. While they're running away, they meet a ... See full summary »

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Marcelo Piñeyro
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Héctor Alterio ... José
Leonardo Sbaraglia ... Pedro
Cecilia Dopazo ... Ana
Fernán Mirás ... Martín
Daniel Kuzniecka Daniel Kuzniecka ... Rodolfo
Mónica Scapparone Mónica Scapparone ... Financial Secretariat (as Mónica Scaparone)
Álex Benn Álex Benn ... Esteban
Adrián Yospe Adrián Yospe ... Thug #1
Miguel Ruiz Díaz Miguel Ruiz Díaz ... Thug #2
Fernando Álvarez Fernando Álvarez ... Truck driver #1
Tito Haas Tito Haas ... Truck driver #2 (as Tito Hass)
Ernesto Claudio Ernesto Claudio ... Editor
Emilio Bardi Emilio Bardi ... Carrasco
Eduardo Peaguda Eduardo Peaguda ... Saverio
Jorge Petraglia Jorge Petraglia ... Rogelio
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Storyline

A road movie that begins when a man tries to rob a bank and the bank's clerk, a yuppie, pretends the thief has kidnapped him to help him run away. While they're running away, they meet a girl who becomes part of the team. Written by <luz@ciudad.com.ar>

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Taglines:

Todo hombre arriesga cada vez que elige... y eso lo hace libre. [Every man takes a risk when he makes a choice... and that sets him free]

Genres:

Comedy | Crime | Drama | Romance

Certificate:

Unrated | See all certifications »
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Details

Official Sites:

Director's Official Site

Country:

Argentina

Language:

Spanish

Release Date:

10 August 1995 (Argentina) See more »

Also Known As:

Wild Horses See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Mandala Films,Artear See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Official submission of Argentina for the 'Best Foreign Language Film' category of the 68th Academy Awards in 1996. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Hitting Bottom (1997) See more »

Soundtracks

Algún lugar encontraré
Written by Andrés Calamaro
Performed by Andrés Calamaro
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A worthwhile movie
21 May 2011 | by NICOSee all my reviews

Caballos Salvajes is about an older looking man who steals a large sum of money from the bank and then goes on the run with a bank worker who decides to help him out. Although the relationship between both men was very hostile right from the start, throughout their trip to the south of Argentina both men begin to talk through their problems and grow close. During the trip the men realize that they are involved in something bigger than just a bank robbery and they are faced with different circumstances which they resolve together. The movie includes serious circumstances surrounding the main characters, but is also filled with comedy in the way in which they handle their business and in the dialogue. Towards the end of the movie we are faced with the revealing of some facts and the mood of the movie switches to a much more tender and loving one. Overall the movie is very comical and exciting, and the acting very much entertaining.


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