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"A teenage summer in a small town in the desert, a dysfunctional family, a rock band, a can full of glue, two boys, one girl, loads of tongue kisses, dry heat, wind in Patagonia, ... See full summary »

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Alexis Dos Santos
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Nahuel Pérez Biscayart ... Lucas
Nahuel Viale Nahuel Viale ... Nacho
Inés Efron ... Andrea
Verónica Llinás Verónica Llinás ... Mecha
Héctor Díaz Héctor Díaz ... Freddy
Florencia Braier Florencia Braier ... Flor
Sonia Stenico Sonia Stenico ... La amante
Los Wamos Band Los Wamos Band ... La banda
Jimena Prieto Jimena Prieto ... Jimena
Griselda Ojeda Griselda Ojeda ... Doctora
Rodrigo Espinoza Rodrigo Espinoza ... Alumno Ingles
Flavio Alexis Saddi Flavio Alexis Saddi ... Flavio
'Astor' Escobar 'Astor' Escobar ... Astor
Ángela Odetto Ángela Odetto ... Informativo
Mariana Dos Santos Mariana Dos Santos ... Madre de Andrea
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"A teenage summer in a small town in the desert, a dysfunctional family, a rock band, a can full of glue, two boys, one girl, loads of tongue kisses, dry heat, wind in Patagonia, existential angst... A teenage story in the middle of nowhere." Written by Anonymous

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Taglines:

A Teenage Story In The Middle Of Nowhere

Genres:

Drama | Romance

Certificate:

Unrated | See all certifications »

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Country:

Argentina | UK

Language:

Spanish | English

Release Date:

28 September 2006 (Netherlands) See more »

Also Known As:

Glue - Historia adolescente en medio de la nada See more »

Filming Locations:

Patagonia, Argentina

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Budget:

£35,000 (estimated)
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Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

The film's script consisted of only a 17-page storyline and the majority of acting was improvised around the plot to deliver a certain level of authenticity and youthful awkwardness. See more »

Quotes

Lucas: What's the difference between kissing a boy or a girl? Boys have beards. Otherwise it'd be the same thing.
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Happy Birthday
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Written by Mildred J. Hill and Patty S. Hill
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Wake Me When It's Over
5 October 2007 | by scandojazzbuffSee all my reviews

If the point of the movie was suburban teenagers bored to distraction, then it achieved its purpose quite well. The problem with this is it also bores the viewer to distraction. Telling a story cinematically doesn't achieve its end with visual gimmicks alone like cross processed film and home movie additions without backing the story up with dialog that the viewer (those over 15 years of age) can relate to. This type of adolescent story has been done over and over again and for me, this film doesn't achieve anywhere near the rating this site has given it.

The story itself seems to meander at its own pace using the absence of dialog to set the mood. In a sense, this seems to be in step with the emotional life of teenagers where dialog is at a minimum and the expression of emotion is not fully formed. This was a realistic way of portraying the subjects and the kids did a good job of bringing this off.


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