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El hombre de las mil caras (2016)

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The story of a man who fooled an entire country. A tale of cheats and impostors, taking its inspiration from true facts and from one of the most intriguing characters of recent decades: the spy Francisco Paesa.

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Alberto Rodríguez

Writers:

Manuel Cerdán (book), Rafael Cobos | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
José Coronado ... Jesús Camoes (as Jose Coronado)
Eduard Fernández ... Francisco Paesa
Miquel García Borda ... Inversor 1
Santiago Molero Santiago Molero ... Inversor 2
Jimmy Shaw ... Inversor 3
Craig Stevenson ... Georges Starckman
Rafael Sandoval Rafael Sandoval ... Detective
Ramón Rados Ramón Rados ... Rafael Vera
Emilio Gutiérrez Caba ... Osorno
Mireia Portas Mireia Portas ... Gloria
Carlos Santos ... Luis Roldán
Marta Etura ... Nieves Fernández Puerto
Christian Stamm ... Hans
Enric Benavent Enric Benavent ... Casturelli
Philippe Rebbot Philippe Rebbot ... Pinaud
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The story of a man who fooled an entire country. A tale of cheats and impostors, taking its inspiration from true facts and from one of the most intriguing characters of recent decades: the spy Francisco Paesa.

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Country:

Spain

Language:

Spanish | French | English

Release Date:

23 September 2016 (Spain) See more »

Also Known As:

El espía de las mil caras See more »

Filming Locations:

Madrid, Madrid, Spain See more »

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Budget:

€5,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

€649,155 (Spain), 23 September 2016, Limited Release
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Dolby Digital | Dolby Atmos

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2.35 : 1
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Trivia

Filmed between August to October 2015 See more »

Quotes

Jesús Camoes: Like all true stories, it contains a few lies.
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Tanto mientes, tanto vales
Written by Julio de la Rosa
Performed by Helena Goch
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Fascinating story but a poor movie
25 October 2017 | by gerardmartin77See all my reviews

There's a really good story here but sadly it's been badly told in this movie . Maybe 2hrs just wasn't enough time ...a TV series might have worked better and been less confusing to the viewer .

The director here has crammed too much information into the plot which bounces all over the place . There was nothing to grab this viewers attention . A shame really as it was a wasted opportunity.


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