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The Art of Dying (2000)

El arte de morir (original title)
In Spain a young artist has gone missing, and a hardened detective takes on the case. Six friends become the focus of the investigation, being pressured for their knowledge of the artist's ... See full summary »

Writers:

Curro Royo (screenplay), Juan Vicente Pozuelo (screenplay)
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3 wins & 4 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Fele Martínez ... Iván
María Esteve ... Clara
Gustavo Salmerón ... Nacho
Adrià Collado Adrià Collado ... Carlos (as Adriá Collado)
Lucía Jiménez ... Patricia
Elsa Pataky ... Candela
Sergio Peris-Mencheta ... Ramón
Emilio Gutiérrez Caba ... Quintana
Adolfo Fernández Adolfo Fernández ... Luis
Pepa López Pepa López ... Madre Clara
Mónica Cano Mónica Cano ... Psicóloga
Paul Zubillaga Paul Zubillaga ... Compañero
Tamara Chenel Tamara Chenel ... Chica
Antonio de la Fuente Antonio de la Fuente ... Camarero
Paloma Juanes Paloma Juanes ... Madre Candela
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Storyline

In Spain a young artist has gone missing, and a hardened detective takes on the case. Six friends become the focus of the investigation, being pressured for their knowledge of the artist's whereabouts. They all deny involvement, and soon they have reason to fear for their lives as it appears a serial killer is hunting them all down. The one friend closest to the artist watches helplessly as his once quiet life is shattered by incrimination, suspicion and ultimately -- horrific violence. Written by mikhail080@cs.com

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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for violence and language | See all certifications »
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Solar Plexus
Written by BT
Performed by BT
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Better than what i expected
29 April 2003 | by JasonT413See all my reviews

This film turned out to be an entertaining way to spend a couple of hours in front of the boob tube. The film succeeds due to the entertaining ensemble cast and the great to watch acting of Fele Martinez. Man, I love this guy. He seems to make every film he's in. The films that I have seen him in I greatly enjoy. He seems to me sort of like a Spanish version of Ewan Mcgregor, maybe even better. He's very versatile and fun to watch (Lovers of the Artic Circle, Open Your Eyes, Talk To Her). For him I give the movie a 7. Without him it's a six.


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Country:

Spain

Language:

Spanish

Release Date:

31 March 2000 (Spain) See more »

Also Known As:

A Arte de Morrer See more »

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Dolby
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