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Perfectos desconocidos (2017)

Seven friends gather for dinner and decide to play a game in which all incoming messages and calls will be on display for the entire group, leading to a series of revelations that gradually unravels their 'normal' lives.

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Álex de la Iglesia (screenplay), Jorge Guerricaechevarría (screenplay) | 5 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Belén Rueda ... Eva
Eduard Fernández ... Alfonso
Ernesto Alterio ... Antonio
Juana Acosta ... Ana
Eduardo Noriega ... Eduardo
Dafne Fernández ... Blanca
Pepón Nieto ... Pepe
Beatriz Olivares Beatriz Olivares ... Sofía
María Jesús Hoyos María Jesús Hoyos ... Abuela
Gonzalo Torralba Gonzalo Torralba ... Javi
Valentina Méndez Valentina Méndez ... Rosa
Ana Valeiras Ana Valeiras ... (voice)
Belén González Belén González ... (voice)
David Robles David Robles ... (voice)
Vicente Gil Vicente Gil ... (voice)
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Storyline

In the same night that happens a blood red moon, some longtime friends reunite to dinner: the group is formed by plastic surgeon Alfonso and his wife, psychologist Eva, who are the hosts of the dinner; lawyers Antonio and his wife Ana; taxi driver Eduardo and his young and recent wife, veterinary Blanca; and finally Pepe, a former gym teacher actually unemployed, who surprisingly appears without Lucía, his recent girlfriend. Motivated by Blanca, who have some suspects about the group by the behaviors of some of them, she proposes a game where all diners leave their cell phones on the table, at the condition to say to everyone the contents of all text and voice messages. Starting like an innocent game, the progressive revelation of secrets as they appear cause a series the events each time more dramatics: Alfonso suspects that Eva has an affair, Ana thinks wrongly that Antonio is homosexual, Blanca realizes a horrible side about her marriage with Eduardo, and Pepe tries to keep hidden ... Written by Chockys

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Comedy

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Country:

Spain | Italy

Language:

Spanish

Release Date:

1 December 2017 (Spain) See more »

Also Known As:

Perfect Strangers See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$4,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$422,656, 13 January 2019, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$768,210, 21 January 2019
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Dolby Atmos

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Color

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2.35 : 1
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Trivia

Very rare for an Álex de la Iglesia movie, almost all of the cast is working with him for the first time. See more »

Connections

Remake of Perfetti sconosciuti (2016) See more »

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Everything Is Allright
Written by Joana Rubio and Víctor Reyes
Performed by Joana Rubio
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Great comedy
23 April 2018 | by muchiemixSee all my reviews

The plot is simple, but funny. The movie shows how complicated our ordinary lives can be and how technology has taken center-stage of our day-to-day lives as well as become tools for deceit and betrayal.


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