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Release Date: May 2nd, 2003

DVD Release Date: September 23rd, 2003

R|2 hr 13 min

Plot Summary
Lawyer turned police detective Agustin Rejas (Javier Bardem) is on the case of a domestic terrorist cell whose tactics range from the mischievous to the homicidal, led by self-proclaimed President Ezequiel (Abel Folk). Distracting Rejas from his investigation is his daughter's dance instructor, Yolanda (Laura Morante), with whom Rejas begins an unexpected romance. As Rejas grows closer to both Yolanda and the terrorists, he begins to suspect that there might be a connection between the two.

Cast: Javier Bardem, Juan Diego Botto, Laura Morante, Elvira Mínguez, Alexandra Lencastre, Oliver Cotton, Abel Folk, Marie-Anne Berganza

Director: John Malkovich

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Paramount

Distributors: Fox

Keywords: Deception, Engaging, 2000s, Quest, Investigation, Daughter, Father, Love, Tense

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