5.8/10
1,393
12 user 41 critic

Sexykiller, morirás por ella (2008)

Trailer
0:27 | Trailer
A femme fatale fashionista at a trendy design school embarks on a brutal and bloody killing spree, while gleefully evading the hapless cops assigned to the murder cases.

Director:

Miguel Martí

Writer:

Paco Cabezas
Reviews
1 win & 2 nominations. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Macarena Gómez ... Bárbara / Sexykiller
Alejo Sauras ... Álex
César Camino César Camino ... Tomás
Ángel de Andrés López ... Inspector (as Ángel de Andrés)
Juan Carlos Vellido ... Profesor Anatomía
Nadia Casado Nadia Casado ... Clara
Juan Díaz ... Jesús
David Tenreiro David Tenreiro ... Santiago
Fernando Ramallo ... Ángel
Ramón Langa Ramón Langa ... Decano
Jimmy Barnatán ... Chico jardín
Eloi Yebra Eloi Yebra ... Chico jardín (as Eloy Yebra)
Paco León ... Cameo víctima coche
Luciano Federico Luciano Federico ... Comisario jefe
Andreu Castro ... Edu
Edit

Storyline

A femme fatale fashionista at a trendy design school embarks on a brutal and bloody killing spree, while gleefully evading the hapless cops assigned to the murder cases.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Comedy | Horror

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for strong bloody violence, sexual content, nudity and language | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

View content advisory »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

MySpace | Official site | See more »

Country:

Spain

Language:

Spanish

Release Date:

10 October 2008 (Spain) See more »

Also Known As:

Barbykiller, morirás por ella See more »

Filming Locations:

Comillas, Cantabria, Spain See more »

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Bárbara's second surname is "Mata" (Bárbara Ruiz Mata). "Bárbara Mata" means "Bárbara kills" in Spanish. See more »

Goofs

At the forensic examination room, one of the chest radiographs is wrongly positioned. It should be flipped horizontally, so the heart shadow mainly occupies the right half of the image (as if the examiner was in front of the patient). See more »

Crazy Credits

During the end credits we briefly see Tomás waking up with the "Neural Impulse Decoder" on his head. See more »

Connections

References The Evil Dead (1981) See more »

Soundtracks

Un mundo maravilloso
Written by Juan Rivas
Performed by Juan Rivas
© POPCO Music/Warner Chappell Music Spain
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
A series murderer executes a killing spree ; full of gore , guts , jokes and black humor
28 December 2016 | by ma-cortesSee all my reviews

Fun picture plenty of killings , thrills , chills , amusement , ironical touches , and usual Zombies . Bárbara (Macarena Gómez) is a co-ed of a prestigious medicine university . She is a femme fatale fashionista at a trendy design school who embarks on a brutal and bloody killing spree . Meanwhile , Tomás (César Camíno) and Alex (Alejo Sauras) are experimenting about broadcasting vital images , these experiments lead to unexpected consequences .

Lots of gags and sketches , some of them funny but movie lacks a real freshness . Spoof movie with a myriad of silly and unimaginative gags , though it has its good moments here and there . And blending audio-visual narrative , as television style as advertisement spots ; in addition , comic-books esthetic and Split-screen (similarly to ¨Hulk¨ , 2003, by Ang Lee) . ¨Sexy Killer¨ is more a nutty comedy than a terror movie . This is a hilarious parody/crime , surrealist , extreme spoof and gross out but is also intelligent and bold . As always , the cinematographic references are numerous and provide silly laughs from start to finish , the amusement is guess what films result to be , as there are several cinematic remarks from famous movies , such as : ¨Carrie¨(at the prologue) , ¨13th Friday¨ , ¨Taxi Driver¨ , ¨Crocodrile Dundee¨ , ¨Dead Evil¨ , ¨From dusk to dawn¨, ¨Scream¨, and including the gore-feast-surgery of ¨Reanimator¨ and splatter of ¨Braindead¨.

Fun acting by Macarena Gómez as a feisty and lethal psycho-killer fashion victim, while gleefully evading the hapless cops assigned to the murder cases . Sexykiller character is a crossover of a fashion young Hannibal Lecter and Patrick Bateman including the Paris Hilton wardrobe style. She is supported by known TV actors as Alejo Sauras , César Camino , Ramón Langa and the veteran , recently deceased Angel Andrés López who played along with Macarena Gómez in ¨Platillos Volantes¨. Besides , Javier Botet who played the girl Medeiros in ¨Rec¨saga by Jaime Balagueró and Paco Plaza .

Appropriate and colorful cinematography by Carlos Gusi who has photographed hits as ¨Torrente¨, ¨Box 507¨ , ¨Cell 211¨ , ¨Take my eyes¨ , and ¨El Niño¨ . Gusi photographs splendidly the wonderful exteriors from Comillas , Cantabria where ¨Sexykilller¨ was colorfully shot . Moving musical score by Fernando Velazquez who previously composed for successful terror/thriller films as ¨The orphanage¨ , ¨For the good of others¨ , ¨Julia's eyes¨ and ¨Devil¨ . .Amusing and surprising screenplay by Pablo Cabezas . Paco is a good screen-writer such as ¨Bon Appetit¨ (2010) , ¨Spanish movie¨(2009) , ¨Sexy killer¨(2008) and a notorious filmmaker , especially known for Carne Neón (2010), and his first feature length project : ¨Aparecidos¨ (2007) , being subsequently hired by Hollywood/Nicolas Cage , where directed Tokarev (2014) . Furthermore , ¨Men with No Fear¨ and ¨Mr. Right¨ with big Hollywood name stars . This motion picture titled ¨Sexykiller¨(firstly titled Barbykiller) was professionally directed by Miguel Martí , an expert on crazy comedies , as he proved in ¨Slam¨ and ¨Fin De Curso¨ . ¨SexyKiller¨ had world premiere in 2008 Toronto Film Festival and in the Official Section in Sitges Festival . However , some reviewers panned it , describing it as a cheap pastiche .


5 of 5 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 12 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page



Recently Viewed