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El hombre de al lado (2009)

A small incident over two neighbors common wall sparks a conflict which affects the intimacy of the view over the chimney; the protagonist sparks a conflict and with paranoiac obsession destroys everyday life.

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Andrés Duprat
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Cast

Credited cast:
Rafael Spregelburd ... Leonardo
Daniel Aráoz Daniel Aráoz ... Victor
Eugenia Alonso Eugenia Alonso ... Ana
Inés Budassi Inés Budassi
Lorenza Acuña Lorenza Acuña
Eugenio Scopel Eugenio Scopel
Debora Zanolli Debora Zanolli
Bárbara Hang Bárbara Hang
Enrique Gagliesi Enrique Gagliesi
Mónica Duprat Mónica Duprat ... Suegra del protagonista
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Juan Cruz Bordeu Juan Cruz Bordeu
Valeria Correa Valeria Correa ... Julia
Ruben Guzman Ruben Guzman ... Arquitecto
Federico Novick Federico Novick ... Diseñador
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A small incident over two neighbors common wall sparks a conflict which affects the intimacy of the view over the chimney; the protagonist sparks a conflict and with paranoiac obsession destroys everyday life.

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Country:

Argentina

Language:

Spanish

Release Date:

2 September 2010 (Argentina) See more »

Also Known As:

L'homme d'à côté See more »

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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

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Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Less isn't always better
2 October 2011 | by LeftbankerSee all my reviews

This would have been brilliant as a 20 minute short but as a feature it is entirely too minimalist. It went even longer than most features (1:43:00); talk about beating a dead horse. For a movie with very little to say to go 13 minutes longer than the average feature is simply unpardonable. There were some nice touches to the film but whatever statement he was trying to make seemed hardly worth this much effort. It had a few good laughs but there was a lot more squirming in your seat as you want to fast-forward to the end. I'm having a hard time fulfilling the IMDb guideline of writing at least 10 lines, and I'm rarely short for words. Oh well, the movie served as an educational tool to aid me in understanding Argentine Spanish.


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