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Cast overview, first billed only:
Icíar Bollaín ... Leo (as Iciar Bollain)
Valeri Yevlinski Valeri Yevlinski ... Gabo
Luis Tosar ... Paco
Rosana Pastor ... Merche
Charo Soriano Charo Soriano ... Leonor
Javier Batanero ... Salva
José Gómez José Gómez ... Pipo
Jorge Bosch Jorge Bosch ... Camarero
Carlos Kaniowsky Carlos Kaniowsky ... Cartonerto
Carlos Bernal Carlos Bernal ... Roberto
Encarna Breis Encarna Breis ... Trini
Olga Margallo Olga Margallo ... Esther
Juanma Rodríguez Juanma Rodríguez ... Juanmi
Ruth García Ruth García ... Alba
Paco Barcia Paco Barcia ... Luchador
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1 September 2000 (Spain) See more »

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Could have been excellent!
13 August 2007 | by Franco-23See all my reviews

I wanted to see this film since 2001, when I read it was nominated to the Goya (Spanish Oscar) as best Spanish film of the year. Generally speaking, I think the film delivers and it has two interesting subplots. A great detail is that even though it takes place at a somber area of Madrid, it never makes you feel bad or depressed; they've made good use of the cameras and the lights; the sawing area is well conceived. In general, the direction was outstanding. Unfortunately the story shows some weaknesses, some people are overexposed without being important and some others would need a couple of extra screen minutes/seconds to be more functional. It was a shame the main plot itself ends up being kind of poor and not really original when you recall it... I gave it a 7/10


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