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Grupo 7 (2012)

Not Rated | | Action, Drama, Thriller | 4 April 2012 (Spain)
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A squad of four undercover cops are charged with cleaning up the streets of Seville from drugs and prostitution.

Director:

Alberto Rodríguez

Writers:

Rafael Cobos (story), Rafael Cobos | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Inma Alcántara Inma Alcántara ... Mujer Mateo
Andrés Blanco Andrés Blanco ... Policía Uniformado 3
Javier Berger Javier Berger ... Yonki Churrería
Manuel Bernal Manuel Bernal ... Policía Uniformado 2
Jacinto Bobo Jacinto Bobo ... Hermano Joven Chalet
Edu Bulnes Edu Bulnes ... Cura
Adelfa Calvo ... Señora Mayor
Jesús Carroza ... Yonki Candelaria
Mario Casas ... Ángel
Pedro Cervantes Pedro Cervantes ... Eulogio
Inma Cuesta ... Elena
Antonio José Fernández Antonio José Fernández ... Travesti
Juan Carlos de Borbón Juan Carlos de Borbón ... Himself (archive footage)
Óscar Fernández Óscar Fernández ... Yonki 2 Canal
Simón Ferrero Simón Ferrero ... Instructor Policía
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Storyline

A squad of four undercover cops are charged with cleaning up the streets of Seville from drugs and prostitution.

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Genres:

Action | Drama | Thriller

Certificate:

Not Rated | See all certifications »

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Country:

Spain

Language:

Spanish

Release Date:

4 April 2012 (Spain) See more »

Also Known As:

Unit 7 See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

€3,500,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$827,708 (Spain), 6 April 2012, Limited Release
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Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Goofs

After being humiliated by a drug neighborhood, Angel drives the Ford Granada into the crowd, where th windscreen is broken. When they turn and drive away, the windscreen is by magic whole again. See more »

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Spoofed in Los Goya 27 edición (2013) See more »

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Se me va
Written by Manuel Alejandro (as Manuel Alejandro Álvarez B.), Viviana Álvarez B., Mª Alejandra Álvarez B., Beatriz Beigbeder (as Beatriz Álvarez B.), Marian Beigbeder (as Mª Ángeles Álvarez B.) and Ana Magdalena (as Purificación Casas B.)
Performed by Bambino
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Great action film.
22 July 2015 | by tprspanSee all my reviews

I have seen this film 4 times or so in the last year, and I have to say it is excellent still. The camera work, the music score, the acting, the direction, and the various plots within the main story of detectives trying to clean up the drug traffic in Seville,Spain, make 90 something minutes of film seem like 25. Although I do think the film is a little short, maybe that is what helps make it so good.

This movie reminds me of "The French Connection" of the early 70s. The basic premise of police combating drug traffic was the same, but in that one only 1 or 2 characters were developed. In many ways I think "Grupo 7" is better as the director brings at least several interesting characters to the forefront.

"Grupo 7" is a great film to show to college level Spanish students, as the subtitles are very easy to read, and the film holds their interest very well. It is available on DVD, region 1(USA DVD players and computers).


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