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Rooms for Tourists (2004)

Habitaciones para turistas (original title)
Not Rated | | Crime, Horror, Mystery | 20 April 2005 (USA)
Five city girls must spend the night in an isolated town within the province of Buenos Aires, where they will find out more than what the flesh and bone can stand: the most violent side of local hospitality.

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Cast

Credited cast:
Jimena Krouco Jimena Krouco ... Elena
Elena Siritto Elena Siritto ... Theda
Lucrecia Federico Lucrecia Federico ... Death Nurse
Mariela Mujica Mariela Mujica ... Silvia
Brenda Vera Brenda Vera ... Ruth
Victoria Witemburg Victoria Witemburg ... Lydia
Eliana Polonara Eliana Polonara ... Young Tamara
Alejandro Lise Alejandro Lise ... Maxi
Trajano Leydet Trajano Leydet ... Ismael
Rolf García Rolf García ... Néstor
Oscar Ponce Oscar Ponce ... Horacio
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Leonardo Menaci Leonardo Menaci ... Asistente del predicador
Mariana Pacotti Mariana Pacotti ... Flora
Liliana Rua Liliana Rua ... Madre
Hernán Sáez Hernán Sáez ... Predicador joven
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Five city girls must spend the night in an isolated town within the province of Buenos Aires, where they will find out more than what the flesh and bone can stand: the most violent side of local hospitality.

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More that what the flesh and bone can stand


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Country:

Argentina

Language:

Spanish

Release Date:

20 April 2005 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Rooms for Tourists See more »

Filming Locations:

Carlos Casares, Argentina See more »

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$3,000 (estimated)
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Filmed over the course of four years. See more »

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References Tangos, the Exile of Gardel (1985) See more »

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Dos neuronas
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Lacking but interesting
30 January 2007 | by m0rg16See all my reviews

It's interesting to see what the director tried to do with this film. But the problem is that it's not very good. There was nothing really original in the film and while the plot was well presented, the main characters were all a bit to shallow and you didn't bother for any of them.

Rather bland (and sometimes downright bad) photo leaves a bit to be desired but I guess you can't expect to much from people who are just doing a low budget film for the heck of it. It's unfair to review the film and compare it to other high-budget films. But alas, that is what one must do. On its own, it's not very good. And compared to others, it's still not very good. But it is not without its good points! I liked the plot. It was built up rather nicely and tied together well at the end. Sometimes in the really dark scenes, it managed to build up a creepy feeling as well.

However in the end the film fails to impress. The characters are pretty much non-existent and we don't care for any of them. Any of them might die, but it's possible to pinpoint the final "survivor" from very early on.


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