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La noche de 12 años (2018)

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1973. Uruguay is governed by a military dictatorship. One autumn night, three Tupamaro prisoners are taken from their jail cells in a secret military operation. The order is precise: "As we... See full summary »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Antonio de la Torre ... José Mujica
Chino Darín ... Mauricio Rosencof
Alfonso Tort Alfonso Tort ... Eleuterio Fernández Huidobro
César Troncoso ... Militar
Soledad Villamil ... Psiquiatra
Sílvia Pérez Cruz ... Ivette (as Silvia Pérez Cruz)
Mirella Pascual ... Lucy
Nidia Telles Nidia Telles ... Rosa
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Álvaro Armand Ugón Álvaro Armand Ugón
César Bordón César Bordón ... Sargento Alzamora
Luciano Ciaglia Luciano Ciaglia ... Gómez
John De Luca ... Soldado Martinez
Kornel Doman ... Keller
Lisandro Fiks Lisandro Fiks ... Cabo Sapito
Rogelio Gracia Rogelio Gracia
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1973. Uruguay is governed by a military dictatorship. One autumn night, three Tupamaro prisoners are taken from their jail cells in a secret military operation. The order is precise: "As we can't kill them, let's drive them mad." The three men will remain in solitary confinement for twelve years. Among them is Pepe Mujica - later to become president of Uruguay. Written by Tornasol

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Uruguay | Spain | Argentina | France | Germany

Language:

Spanish

Release Date:

28 December 2018 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

A Twelve-Year Night See more »

Filming Locations:

Madrid, Madrid, Spain See more »

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Written and Performed by Sílvia Pérez Cruz (as Silvia Pérez Cruz)
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Pure Latin American Reality
9 November 2018 | by bola_de_puSee all my reviews

I'm Puerto Rican, I love Latin and Hispanic cinema and when I find productions that are gems of our countries I feel proud like a little child with a medal. A vibrant, exciting and very sad film. Anyone who wants to know a piece of Latin America, I invite you to see this movie, one of those stories that have shaped what we are, for better or for worse. The main actors of first level. Soledad Villamil equal or better than in "El Secreto de Sus Ojos" and Antonio De La Torre with another brutal, exciting, historical interpretation, which puts him back on my personal list of Latin American favored actors of the last decade with Benicio Del Toro, Ricado Darín and Leonardo Sbaraglia. Without much to say, if you are an admirer of Latin American history, I recommend you to see the film without subjective emotions that cloud your thinking. It's incredible, as Mujica became President of Uruguay after the events that took place. Utopian, everything, probably the best film of Latin America in 2018 and one of the best latin american productions of the last decade. Pure Latin American history.


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