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Perfectos desconocidos (2017)

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Seven lifelong friends, a dinner, a blood red moon eclipse, a game involving to read the seven cell phones' incoming messages. A night where anything that can be bad will be very bad.

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álex de la Iglesia (screenplay), Jorge Guerricaechevarría (screenplay) | 5 more credits »
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Belén Rueda ... Eva
Eduard Fernández ... Alfonso
Ernesto Alterio ... Antonio
Juana Acosta ... Ana
Eduardo Noriega ... Eduardo
Dafne Fernández ... Blanca
Pepón Nieto ... Pepe
Beatriz Olivares Beatriz Olivares ... Sofía
María Jesús Hoyos María Jesús Hoyos ... Abuela
Gonzalo Torralba Gonzalo Torralba ... Javi
Valentina Méndez Valentina Méndez ... Rosa
Ana Valeiras Ana Valeiras ... (voice)
Belén González Belén González ... (voice)
David Robles David Robles ... (voice)
Vicente Gil Vicente Gil ... (voice)
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In the same night that happens a blood red moon, some longtime friends reunite to dinner: the group is formed by plastic surgeon Alfonso and his wife, psychologist Eva, who are the hosts of the dinner; lawyers Antonio and his wife Ana; taxi driver Eduardo and his young and recent wife, veterinary Blanca; and finally Pepe, a former gym teacher actually unemployed, who surprisingly appears without Lucía, his recent girlfriend. Motivated by Blanca, who have some suspects about the group by the behaviors of some of them, she proposes a game where all diners leave their cell phones on the table, at the condition to say to everyone the contents of all text and voice messages. Starting like an innocent game, the progressive revelation of secrets as they appear cause a series the events each time more dramatics: Alfonso suspects that Eva has an affair, Ana thinks wrongly that Antonio is homosexual, Blanca realizes a horrible side about her marriage with Eduardo, and Pepe tries to keep hidden ... Written by Chockys

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Trivia

Remake of the Italian movie "Perfetti sconosciuti". See more »

Connections

Referenced in Dani & Flo: Episode #1.191 (2017) See more »

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You Stopped the World
Written by Josep Christopher Moore
Performed by The Yearning
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Good Spanish movie.
9 May 2018 | by deloudelouvainSee all my reviews

Perfectos desconocidos might not be known everywhere but in it's country of origin, Spain, it had a huge succes. And I can see why. The story is entertaining to watch with some good funny moments. It's a remake of an Italian movie, Perfetti Sconosciuti, that also did very well in their country. I didn't watch that one, because I live in Spain and I thought it would be good to improve my Spanish language so I chose the Spanish version. The cast is well chosen, with some well known actors from Spain like Eduard Fernández and Belén Rueda. The story is quite simple, all guests lay their mobile phones on the table during a meal and everyone can see or hear the incoming messages or calls. What follows is of course calls or messages that need explanations to their partners, as some guests have different secrets. Certainly worth a watch.


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Country:

Spain | Italy

Language:

Spanish

Release Date:

1 December 2017 (Spain) See more »

Also Known As:

Perfect Strangers See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$4,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$422,656, 13 January 2019

Gross USA:

$1,014,507

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$33,262,366
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Dolby Atmos

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2.35 : 1
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