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7 Virgins (2005)

7 vírgenes (original title)
It is summertime in a blue-collar, marginal district of a city in the South of Spain. Tano, a teenager currently serving a sentence in a juvenile reform center, is given a 48-hour leave to ... See full summary »

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Alberto Rodríguez
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Juan José Ballesta ... Tano
Iride Fontana Iride Fontana ... Wendy (as Iride Barroso)
Javier Berger Javier Berger ... Educador
Jesús Carroza ... Richi
José Chaves ... Chema
Angie Daniela Lizundia Angie Daniela Lizundia ... Aurora
Diego José Estévez Soto Diego José Estévez Soto ... Tipo pelea 3 (as Diego Estévez)
Daniel Fernández Daniel Fernández ... Chaval Esplanada
Kerryl Higashio Kerryl Higashio ... Kerryl
David Ligero David Ligero ... Bromuro
Alejandro Lillo Alejandro Lillo ... El Canijo
Fernando Mansilla Fernando Mansilla ... Tío de Richi
Héctor Mora Héctor Mora ... Rana (as Héctor Mora Fernández)
Muriel Muriel ... (as Muriel Moreno)
Sergio Ortega Sergio Ortega ... Lolo
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Storyline

It is summertime in a blue-collar, marginal district of a city in the South of Spain. Tano, a teenager currently serving a sentence in a juvenile reform center, is given a 48-hour leave to attend his brother's wedding. Together with his best friend Richi, Tano plans to enjoy his 48-hour pass to the limit, doing all the things he is normally prohibited from doing. He gets drunk, takes drugs, steals, has sex and hangs out with his buddies. He feels free and exerts that freedom with all the force and audacity of a teenager. By the end of his 48-hour pass, Tano has also witnessed the collapse of all the things he takes for granted in his life: the neighborhood, his family, friends and loved-ones - everything is somehow different for him. More than just two days of freedom, Tano's leave turns out to be a journey into maturity. Written by Sutherland, Cristina

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Live life to the limit

Genres:

Crime | Drama

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Country:

Spain

Language:

Spanish

Release Date:

14 October 2005 (Spain) See more »

Also Known As:

7 Virgins See more »

Filming Locations:

Punta Umbria,Huelva, Spain See more »

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Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$5,700,722
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Dolby | Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

None of Tano's friends are professional actors. They were selected in auditions at local high schools. See more »

Connections

References Die Hard with a Vengeance (1995) See more »

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Felicidad
Written by Miguel Ángel Hernando Trillo
Performed by La Cabra Mecánica
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Really great film from Spain!
23 March 2006 | by erikateacher24See all my reviews

I was lucky enough to see this at the Toronto Film Festival in 2005. It is an excellent film- tight story, exciting, rich characters, phenomenal acting...from NON-ACTORS. Reminiscent of KIDS but so much better because these guys love women, instead of trying to infect them. Has the same fast pace, families that disappoint, meeting up with friends, harm, trouble, petty crime. The story is basically about a teen and what he does on leave from juvenile hall/prison for the weekend, somewhere in Spain. So, so, so good!! Why hasn't this been distributed?? It would do well in the theatres and certainly on DVD if it had advertising. I was amazed with the quality of this film and that it had not been seen by many audiences. Someone should pick up this film.


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