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Máncora (2008)

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An adventure drama that tells the story of Santiago, a 22-year old from Lima. Following his father's suicide, haunted by his inner daemons and hatred for the world in general, Santiago ... See full summary »

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Cast

Credited cast:
... Santiago Pautrat
... Ximena Saavedra
... Iñigo
Phellipe Haagensen ... Batú
... La mexicana
Jorge Rodríguez Paz ... Chamán
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
... Chester Creek
Anahí de Cárdenas ... Ana Maria
... Cuchi Cuchi
Ramsay Ross ... Jean Pautrat
Angelita Velásquez ... Secretary
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An adventure drama that tells the story of Santiago, a 22-year old from Lima. Following his father's suicide, haunted by his inner daemons and hatred for the world in general, Santiago decides to escape the crude Lima winter to take refuge in Mancora, a beach to the north of Peru where it is always summer. Upon his departure, Santiago receives the unexpected visit from his stepsister, Ximena, a young and beautiful photographer in her late twenties, accompanied by her husband Inigo, a young surgeon from Spain. The three take off on a journey escaping reality and in search of themselves. Santiago and Ximena find refuge in each other, which sparks off jealousies within Inigo, and a trip that was intended to be a simple escape turns out to be much more, when each of the three crosses limits and borders they should never have crossed. The three are placed face to face with their dreams and daemons. "Mancora" is a story of redemption, where a kid becomes a man and learns to forgive the ... Written by Anonymous

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Sometimes paradise has a price

Genres:

Drama

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for some strong sexual content, drug use, language and violence

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Release Date:

2 September 2009 (Peru)  »

Also Known As:

Манкора  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$1,800,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$7,675, 22 March 2009, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$29,697, 28 June 2009
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1.85 : 1
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Viva Máncora
Written by Luis More Lalupu
Performed by Nueva Generación
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