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Night Across the Street (2012)

La Noche de Enfrente (original title)
Not Rated | | Comedy, Drama, Fantasy | 11 July 2012 (France)
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A drama centered on an office worker on the verge of retirement who begins to relive both real and imagined memories.

Director:

Raoul Ruiz (as Raúl Ruiz)

Writers:

Raoul Ruiz (as Raúl Ruiz), Hernán del Solar (original stories)
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Christian Vadim ... Professor Giono
Sergio Hernández Sergio Hernández ... Celso Robles
Santiago Figueroa Santiago Figueroa ... Celso Niño
Valentina Vargas ... Nigilda
Chamila Rodríguez Chamila Rodríguez ... Rosina
Pedro Vicuña Pedro Vicuña ... Antenor
Cristián Gajardo Cristián Gajardo ... Rolo Pedro
Pedro Villagra Pedro Villagra ... Capitain
Pablo Krögh Pablo Krögh ... Gural Piriña
Marcial Edwards Marcial Edwards ... Jefe
Valentina Muhr ... Laurita Petrafiel
Sergio Schmied Sergio Schmied ... Beethoven
Daniel Guillon Daniel Guillon ... Belmar
Viviana Herrera Viviana Herrera ... Madre de Celso
Arturo Rossel Arturo Rossel ... Padre de Celso
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A drama centered on an office worker on the verge of retirement who begins to relive both real and imagined memories.

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Genres:

Comedy | Drama | Fantasy

Certificate:

Not Rated | See all certifications »
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Country:

Chile | France

Language:

Spanish | French

Release Date:

11 July 2012 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

La nuit d'en face See more »

Filming Locations:

Antofagasta Region, Chile See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

CLP153,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$3,248, 10 February 2013

Gross USA:

$16,778

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$16,778
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Stereo

Color:

Color
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Neanderthal Mans Wild strawberries !!!
20 October 2012 | by kunal_nmSee all my reviews

The movie about an old mans retirement and his slide off the peak of reality into dreams about his childhood and many fantasy characters does remind u of a poor mans wild strawberries with very badly done surrealistic pieces where u can see the green chroma light fallin on the characters faces. The movie does pose a question as to whether its the boy who is dreaming about his old age death or is it the old man who is dreaming about his childhood before he dies.It does have good poetry, few sonnets, few word plays n joycean fascination for long words but thats about it. it becomes boring, pretentious n even tries to attack its audience who walks out on it by including a scene on people who watch movies only for entertainment laughed upon by beethoven.haha. the last dialogue on bullet belonged to a Tarantino film which a gangster would regale before condemning someone to death. The film at sometimes had the seriousness of a mr.bean film. Though for its attempts at being wild strawberries and instead becoming boring sour grapes....i would give it 4/10


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