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A famous game show host is forced to reveal all his secrets on live TV, with his wife and children held hostage.

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José María Cabral, César León (as César León López)
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Cast

Credited cast:
Adrián Mas Adrián Mas ... David Hernandez
Frank Perozo ... Andres G.
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Ico Abreu Ico Abreu ... Apuntador
Luis Manuel Aguilo Luis Manuel Aguilo
Marcos Bonetti Marcos Bonetti ... Daniel
Olga Bucarelli Olga Bucarelli
Sergio Carlo
Johnnie Mercedes Johnnie Mercedes ... (as Johnie Mercedes)
Luis Nova Luis Nova
David Ortiz ... David Ortiz
Evelyna Rodriguez
Alfonso Rodríguez Alfonso Rodríguez ... Inspector Peralta
Shailyn Sosa ... Reportera
Sharlene Taulé ... Maggie
Michelle Vargas Michelle Vargas ... Alejandra H.
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A famous game show host is forced to reveal all his secrets on live TV, with his wife and children held hostage.

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Spanish

Release Date:

12 April 2012 (Dominican Republic) See more »

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The official entry of Dominican Republic to the Best Foreign Language Film at the 85th Academy Awards 2013. See more »

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Referenced in Arrobá (2013) See more »

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