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The Boss, Anatomy of a Crime (2014)

El patrón, radiografía de un crimen (original title)
With dreams of a better life, a humble but illiterate labourer and his wife leave their poor village in Santiago to move to Buenos Aires. However, a sinister boss' promise of a bright future will come at a high price.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Guillermo Pfening ... Marcelo Di Giovanni
Andrea Garrote Andrea Garrote ... Nora (Secretaria del Juzgado)
Joaquín Furriel ... Hermogenes Saldivar
Gabriel Fernandez Gabriel Fernandez ... Fiscal
Daniel Rodolfo Sanillo Daniel Rodolfo Sanillo ... Butcher
Germán de Silva ... Armando
Laura Natalia Lebendisky Laura Natalia Lebendisky ... Tatiana
Ema Haydee Fernández Lima Ema Haydee Fernández Lima ... Client 1
Luis Ziembrowski Luis Ziembrowski ... Latuada
Odón Morán López Odón Morán López ... Paraguayan
Mariana Gentile Mariana Gentile ... Client 2
Victoria Raposo Victoria Raposo ... Clara
Joaquina García de Quiros Joaquina García de Quiros ... Joaquina
Mónica Lairana Mónica Lairana ... Gladys
Delia Spinola Delia Spinola ... Client 3
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Storyline

A humble peon finds a job in a big city butcher's shop. His boss, a sinister character, introduces him to the meat business while subjecting him, by means of pressure and extortion, to slavery. The boss's overwhelming cruelty will inevitably lead to tragedy. Based on real facts. Written by Anonymous

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We all hide a killer within. See more »

Genres:

Crime | Drama

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Country:

Argentina | Venezuela

Language:

Spanish

Release Date:

26 February 2015 (Argentina) See more »

Also Known As:

El patrón. Radiografía de un crimen See more »

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Box Office

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$102
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Dolby Digital

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Color
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Based on a true story. The real Hermogenes was sentenced to two years in prison for homicide under the heat of passion. The fulfilment of the sentence was left in suspense and he recovered his freedom. See more »

Soundtracks

Destino A Cumplir
Words and Music by Lucas Kohan
Voice by Daniel Figueroa
Guitars and Arrangement by Lucas Kohan
Recording Technician Alejandro Braver
Grabado en Estudio Cuarzo
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Very well made
19 April 2018 | by s_vogelzangSee all my reviews

Very much under estimated movie. It is very well made, despite being on a small budget. This one deserves to be seen!


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