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Asesino en serio (2002)

Not Rated | | Comedy, Mystery, Thriller | 11 October 2002 (Spain)
Martinez is a police detective with a weird case on his hands: Gorkisolo, a priest, is responsible for a series of unique murders. He kills prostitutes with orgasms.

Director:

Antonio Urrutia

Writers:

Javier Valdés (novel), Javier Valdés (screenplay) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Jesús Ochoa ... Comandante Martínez
Santiago Segura ... Padre Gorkisolo
Ivonne Montero Ivonne Montero ... Yolanda
Gabriela Roel Gabriela Roel ... Gilda
Daniel Giménez Cacho ... Onofre
Rafael Inclán Rafael Inclán ... Vivanco
Diego Jáuregui Diego Jáuregui ... Sampedro
Eduardo España ... Bonito
Olmo Araiza Olmo Araiza ... Cerilla
Liana Iniesta Liana Iniesta ... Estelita
Daniel Vives Daniel Vives ... Ambar
Sophie Gómez Sophie Gómez ... Sophie
Laila Saab Laila Saab ... Mujer Hermosa (Laura)
Fabiola Torres Fabiola Torres ... Fabiola
Alicia Martinez Alicia Martinez ... Alicia (Prostituta Joven) (as Alicia Martínez)
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Martinez is a police detective with a weird case on his hands: Gorkisolo, a priest, is responsible for a series of unique murders. He kills prostitutes with orgasms.

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Country:

Mexico | Spain

Language:

Spanish

Release Date:

11 October 2002 (Spain) See more »

Also Known As:

Serious Killer See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$2,500,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

€124,970 (Spain), 13 October 2002, Limited Release
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A happy death
5 September 2006 | by jotix100See all my reviews

Commander Martinez, a police detective, is puzzled when a lot of call girls appear dead in Mexico City. What really intrigues the experienced cop is that every one of women he discovers appears to be laughing at the moment they were killed! What could have given them such a happy death? Well, they all appear to have died from a heart attack caused by lethal orgasms!

Antonio Urrutia, the director, working with Javier Valdes, who also wrote the screen treatment, created a light sex comedy that also satires other evil things in the Mexican society, like corruption, religion, and other issues. The best thing in the film is Jesus Ochoa, who plays Martinez with gusto.

The film is mildly funny and while it could have been better, offers some fun for the casual viewer.


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