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No manches Frida (2016)

PG-13 | | Comedy, Romance | 2 September 2016 (USA)
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Zequi, a recently released bank robber who goes to recover stolen money buried by his ditzy accomplice before going to jail.

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Nacho G. Velilla

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Laurence Rosenthal (screenplay), Claudio Herrera (screenplay) | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Credited cast:
Omar Chaparro ... Zequi
Martha Higareda ... Lucy
Mónica Dionne Mónica Dionne ... Miss Gaby
Rocio Garcia Rocio Garcia ... Jenny
Regina Pavón Regina Pavón ... Mónica
Mario Morán Mario Morán ... Cristobal
Fernanda Castillo Fernanda Castillo ... Caro
Pamela Moreno Pamela Moreno ... Cuquis
Adal Ramones ... Sr. Valdez
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Carla Adell Carla Adell ... Laura
Norma Angelica Norma Angelica ... Lic. Lopez
Susana Ayala Susana Ayala ... Lucha
Briggitte Bozzo Briggitte Bozzo ... Marifer (as Brigitte Bozzo)
Miriam Calderón Miriam Calderón ... Miss Gimena (as Miriam Calderon)
El Cibernetico El Cibernetico ... Paco
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Storyline

NO MANCHES FRIDA is the story of Zequi, a recently released bank robber who goes to recover stolen money buried by his ditzy accomplice before going to jail. They return to the site only to find that Frida Kahlo High has built a gymnasium over the loot. To get the money, he poses as a substitute teacher for a school that can't seem to keep any teachers around. Zequi comes in ready to lay down the law- but he quickly finds out that life on the inside may have been easier to deal with than a school full of wild and rebellious teenagers. Written by Pantelion Films

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The students are bad, the teachers are worse

Genres:

Comedy | Romance

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for crude sexual content, drug material, teen smoking and drinking, brief strong language and gestures, and thematic elements. | See all certifications »
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USA | Mexico | Germany

Language:

Spanish

Release Date:

2 September 2016 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$3,676,235, 4 September 2016

Gross USA:

$11,528,613

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$23,540,937
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Trivia

Omar Chaparro had a TV show called No manches (2004) which coincidentally is also the title of this film. See more »

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Followed by No manches Frida 2 (2019) See more »

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Que me tome la noche
Written and Performed by Javiera Mena
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A comedy without any pretensions
17 September 2016 | by joser_hSee all my reviews

I just watched the movie and I spent a good time at it. It's a remake of the German film "Fack ju Göhte" just tropicalized for the Mexican environment -not without some inconsistencies by the way. The film is mostly fun but let's say that I have never known of a school like this in Mexico. It is not just the kind of circumstances depicted in the movie, I mean the school itself -don't try to find one like that in Mexico. Nevertheless this factors do not affect too much the general smiles and laughs that it pretends to deliver. I cannot speak for the international audience that could see this film but from the point of view of the mexicans, even though it is plagued of silly jokes and fault language and situations, it is a film that you can enjoy if you are in the mood. Definitively not the most funny picture I've seen but it worth the ticket. Have fun.


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