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El otro hermano (2017)

Cetarti, a public employee who has just been fired, travels from Buenos Aires to Lapachito, a lonely town in the Chaco province. He must take care of the corpses of his mother and brother ... See full summary »

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Israel Adrián Caetano (screenplay), Nora Mazzitelli (screenplay) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Credited cast:
Leonardo Sbaraglia ... Duarte
Daniel Hendler ... Cetarti
Ángela Molina ... Marta
Alian Devetac ... Danielito
Pablo Cedrón Pablo Cedrón ... Enzo
Alejandra Flechner Alejandra Flechner ... Eva
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Erasmo Olivera Erasmo Olivera ... Empleado morgue
Violeta Vidal Violeta Vidal ... Cajera banco
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Storyline

Cetarti, a public employee who has just been fired, travels from Buenos Aires to Lapachito, a lonely town in the Chaco province. He must take care of the corpses of his mother and brother who have been brutally murdered, and with whom no bond of affection binds him. The only thing that mobilizes Cetarti to undertake the trip is the possibility of charging a modest life insurance to be able to settle in Brazil. There he meets Duarte, a sort of town capo and friend of his mother's murderer, with whom he establishes a strange society to manage and collect that money. Written by Sebastián Incaurgarat

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Nada más peligroso que un hombre común. [Nothing more dangerous than an ordinary man.]

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Crime | Drama | Thriller

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Country:

Argentina | Uruguay | Spain | France

Language:

Spanish

Release Date:

1 September 2017 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Bajo este sol tremendo See more »

Filming Locations:

Chaco, Argentina

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Stereo

Color:

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Leonardo Sbaraglia's performance save this movie.
4 September 2017 | by bola_de_puSee all my reviews

Well, as a puertorican I'm a fan of the Latinoamerican Cinematography and while it's true there are not many +7 stars movies by year in Latin cinematography, but there's always a handful of movies that sometimes exceeds the Hollywood films with a lot of promo and a gigantic budget. These is one of those movies and the responsibility lies in one name: Leonardo Sbaraglia. Yes, the story is not 10 stars, but the performance of Sbaraglia along with the argentine badlands, the cruel way in which poverty is presented and the bizarre relationships between the characters make these movie a must-see if you're a fan of the Argentinian films like "El Secreto De Sus Ojos", "Relatos Salvajes", "Nueve Reinas" and the list goes on. It could be better, no doubt, but Sbaraglia's performance worth the time.


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