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Éxtasis (1996)

Three friends, two young men and a young woman, are bored by the normal world of their parents and want to flee in order to start living somewhere else. Thus they make a pervert plan: rob ... See full summary »

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Mariano Barroso
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Javier Bardem ... Rober
Federico Luppi ... Daniel
Silvia Munt ... Lola
Daniel Guzmán ... Max
Leyre Berrocal Leyre Berrocal ... Ona (as Leire Berrocal)
Alfonso Lussón Alfonso Lussón ... Tío de Rober
Guillermo Rodríguez Guillermo Rodríguez ... Quino
Juan Díaz ... Hermano de Ona
Carlos Lucas Carlos Lucas ... Hombre
Elia Muñoz Elia Muñoz ... Empleada
Macarena Pombo Macarena Pombo ... Ayudante
Pep Cortés Pep Cortés ... Padre de Ona
Paco Catalá Paco Catalá ... Dueño pensión
Fanny Condado Fanny Condado ... Chica fiesta (as Fany Condado)
David Pinilla David Pinilla ... Camarero
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Three friends, two young men and a young woman, are bored by the normal world of their parents and want to flee in order to start living somewhere else. Thus they make a pervert plan: rob their own families. After that they flee without any destination and without having really planned where to go to. Written by Volker Boehm

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Country:

Spain

Language:

Spanish

Release Date:

16 February 1996 (Spain) See more »

Also Known As:

Ecstasy See more »

Filming Locations:

Murcia, Murcia, Spain See more »

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Tornasol Films See more »
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Dolby

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Color
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Written by Pablo Carbonell
Performed by Raimundo Amador
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Luppi, the man...
19 May 2006 | by rainking_esSee all my reviews

Mariano Barroso had two important assets in his third film: Javier Bardem, that was a little bit unexperienced but full of strength and nerve; and Federico Luppi, one of the best actors alive (in my opinion). But as well as those two great actors he had a powerful story with some nice ingredients for making a good drama: the abandoned son, the selfish father that wouldn't look after anyone but himself, his ego and his passion: theater. Friendship and jealousy, and a certain air of Greek tragedy.

The script could be better, as well as some of the secondary characters, but the results are optimum in general. Anyway, as I said before, the presence of Federico Luppi is in itself the best reason for watching "Éxtasis".

*My rate: 7/10


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