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A Monster with a Thousand Heads (2015)

Un monstruo de mil cabezas (original title)
Unrated | | Drama, Thriller | 9 December 2016 (Mexico)
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When her insurance company refuses to approve the care her husband needs to survive, Sonia Bonet (Jan Raluy) takes things into her own hands. Up against an unyielding bureaucracy and ... See full summary »

Director:

Rodrigo Plá

Writer:

Laura Santullo
11 wins & 14 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Jana Raluy ... Sonia Bonet Castrejón
Sebastián Aguirre ... Dario Castrejón Bonet (as Sebastián Aguirre Boëra)
Hugo Albores Hugo Albores ... Dr. Villalba
Emilio Echevarría ... Enrique Sandoval Núñez
Úrsula Pruneda ... Monica
Daniel Giménez Cacho ... Nicolas Pietro
Noé Hernández Noé Hernández ... Doorman
Harold Torres ... Police Agent 1
Marisol Centeno Marisol Centeno ... Lorena Morgan's Assistant
Veronica Falcón ... Lorena Morgan
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Marco Antonio Aguirre Marco Antonio Aguirre
Francisco Barreiro ... Baez
Gabriel Casanova Gabriel Casanova ... Empleado hospital
Ilya Cazes Ilya Cazes ... Notario
Ivan Cortes Ivan Cortes ... Man In Robe
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Storyline

When her insurance company refuses to approve the care her husband needs to survive, Sonia Bonet (Jan Raluy) takes things into her own hands. Up against an unyielding bureaucracy and disinterested workers, she is pushed to her breaking point: with her son in tow, she attempts to fight the system.

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Genres:

Drama | Thriller

Certificate:

Unrated | See all certifications »

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Official Sites:

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Country:

Mexico

Language:

Spanish

Release Date:

9 December 2016 (Mexico) See more »

Also Known As:

A Monster with a Thousand Heads See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$3,900, 15 May 2016

Gross USA:

$24,852

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$26,865
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Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

Laura Santullo wrote the screenplay based on her novel by the same name of the film and is the wife of director Rodrigo Pla. She has written the screenplay for all four of his full length feature films. See more »

Quotes

Sonia Bonet: [to her son, Dario] Next time, we'll rob a bank, okay?
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La Negra Tomasa
Written by Guillermo Rodríguez Fiffe
Performed by Caifanes
Courtesy of RCA Records
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HEAD CASE
26 November 2019 | by me-389-325519See all my reviews

In the vein of Falling Down, an ok-ish little gritty movie of the small guy vs the monstrous corporate.

Worth a watch that doesn't really go anywhere but the journey keeps you interested...


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