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Empowered (2018)

Sin rodeos (original title)
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After to visit a Hindi guru healer, Paz loses control over what she says and starts speaking out everything that comes to her mind.

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Santiago Segura

Writers:

Diego Ayala (original script by), Marta González de Vega | 3 more credits »
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Maribel Verdú ... Paz
Diego Martín ... Gabriel
Toni Acosta ... Bea
Rafael Spregelburd ... Dante
Bárbara Santa-Cruz ... Alejandra
Cristina Castaño ... Vanessa
Cristina Pedroche ... Alicia
Santiago Segura ... Amil Narayan
Paco Collado Paco Collado ... Eusebio
Daniel Medina Daniel Medina ... Tolouse
Marta González de Vega Marta González de Vega ... Secretaria Amil Narayan
Abi Power Abi Power ... Jenni
Raúl D.G. Raúl D.G. ... Tipo Desfasado (as Raúl DG)
Esperanza Gracia Esperanza Gracia ... Esperanza Gracia
Fernando Gil ... Cliente Agencia
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The car the lead character drives is an unsual car to see in Spain as of 2018, being a fully electric vehicle (BMW i3). See more »

Quotes

Paz: You have no idea! You don't even know... what's the capital of Italy?
Alicia: Of course I know! It's Venice
Paz: It's not! It is Rome
Alicia: Hey! Respect my opinion!
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Connections

Remake of No Filter (2016) See more »

Soundtracks

Dramas y comedias
Written by Guille Milkyway (as G. Milkyway), Nacho Canut (as I. Canut) and Alaska (as O. Gara)
Performed by Fangoria
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Nice light comedy film
21 July 2018 | by fervlySee all my reviews

A film that will make you smile and have fun. Sometimes you need this kind of films... good interpretation from Maribel Verdu.


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Country:

Spain

Language:

Spanish

Release Date:

2 March 2018 (Spain) See more »

Also Known As:

Empowered See more »

Filming Locations:

Madrid, Madrid, Spain See more »

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Budget:

EUR3,900,000 (estimated)

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$5,520,738
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Dolby Atmos

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Color
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