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La Gran Promesa (2017)

Sergio, a Mexican war photographer, must steal his daughter after being snatched by a legal trick. But while he gets caught up in this muddle, his boss steals credit from a photograph taken in Somalia that would make him a prize winner.
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Juan Manuel Bernal ... Sergio
Ilithya Manzanilla Ilithya Manzanilla ... Teresa / Stella
Sam Trammell ... O'Connor
Sofía Espinosa ... Rita
Gastón Yanes Gastón Yanes ... Klaus
Alejandra Ambrosi ... Elena
Ignacio Guadalupe ... Agente Macías
Hector Kotsifakis ... Hugo
Alenka Rios ... Viki
Alexander Holtmann ... Jack
Elma Jukovic Elma Jukovic ... Miss Gegic
Milan Pavlovic Milan Pavlovic ... Almir
Micky Jukovic ... Mirza
William Ray William Ray ... Juez
Edin Avdagic Koja Edin Avdagic Koja ... Kovac
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A young man must-as a last resort-kidnap his own newborn daughter to prevent her custody from falling into the wrong hands. Outrunning the authorities, he sacrifices his American citizenship and career by retreating to Europe after leaving his child in the care of his close friends in Mexico. Decades later, he must find a way home-whatever the cost.

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21 October 2017 | by joseperezdecSee all my reviews

This movies is sure to capture anyone's attention, and sense of humanity. Very good actors and as Gutten Tag Ramon, the directors does a fine job to portray the story so it moves you. This movie is sure to touch your heart and emotions, and the ability to cross borders in filming shows how the Mexican film industry is world class.

highly recommend it!!!

JP


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Country:

Mexico

Language:

Spanish | English | Bosnian | German

Release Date:

5 October 2018 (Mexico) See more »

Also Known As:

La gran promesa See more »

Filming Locations:

Durango, Mexico See more »

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Budget:

$4,000,000 (estimated)

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$150,866
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2.35 : 1
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