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The Fury of a Patient Man (2016)

Tarde para la ira (original title)
TV-MA | | Drama, Thriller | 15 February 2017 (USA)
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A hard-working single mother and wife of a getaway driver who is about to be released is approached by an unassuming and gentle man, completely unaware though of his inscrutable and utterly impelling motives.

Director:

Raúl Arévalo

Writers:

Raúl Arévalo (screenplay), David Pulido (screenplay)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Antonio de la Torre ... Jose
Luis Callejo ... Curro
Ruth Díaz ... Ana
Raúl Jiménez ... Juanjo
Manolo Solo ... Santi
Font García Font García ... Julio
Pilar Gómez Pilar Gómez ... Pili
Alicia Rubio ... Carmen
Gaizka Ardanaz Gaizka Ardanaz ... Toñín
Luna Martín Luna Martín ... Sara
Chani Martín ... Marcelo
Enrique de la Torre Enrique de la Torre ... Luismi
Inma Sancho Inma Sancho ... Charo
Paco Benjumea Paco Benjumea ... Taxista
Berta Hernández Berta Hernández ... Novia Jose
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Storyline

In a squalid working-class cafe located in a barrio somewhere in Madrid, hard-working single mother Ana struggles to make ends meet as a bartender, living a simple and routine life with her only son. Patiently, for the past eight long years, Ana has been waiting for her criminal boyfriend Curro's release, while in the meantime, the unassuming and gentle Jose has already become a regular customer spending a lot of time in her cafe, quite obviously in fond of her. And then, one day, Curro is finally released, still violent and resentful after his long-lasting incarceration, threatening not only Ana's peace but also her tentative and fragile romance with Jose. Eventually, having no other choice but to escape, Ana will accept Jose's offer to live with her son in his secluded cottage, completely unaware though of quiet Jose's inscrutable and utterly impelling motives. Written by Nick Riganas

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Genres:

Drama | Thriller

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Country:

Spain

Language:

Spanish

Release Date:

15 February 2017 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Fury of a Patient Man See more »

Filming Locations:

Madrid, Madrid, Spain See more »

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Budget:

EUR1,200,000 (estimated)

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$2,341,847
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

The very particular voice that Manolo Solo uses to play his character was developed as a joke in rehearsals, but director Raúl Arévalo liked it so much that ask him to use it in the movie. See more »

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At around 01h04 when Curro goes out to pick up the car, when he is about to get in, crew is visible by reflection in the back of the car. See more »

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Determinated to take revenge
19 June 2017 | by hrbrt-736-141103See all my reviews

A good story, great actors perfect filmed scenes make The fury of a patient man a very oppressive movie. The story is told in the first 30 minutes of the movie. A lot of story lines pass by, I compared it a little bit wit the outstanding Italian mafia movie Suburra.

After 30 minutes things start falling together, opposites turn into mates, because of the common goals they both have. The unpredictable patient man is determined by the things that happened in the past to take revenge. Taking risk is also part of the deal and sometimes silence is golden and....being a good "salesman" can save lives.

Hidden agenda's make women believe that man and wife life in an ideal world. Anxiety, opens doors but is not a guarantee for a better life! The truth of an ideal world: between pigs and chicken.

Tarde para la Ira, after seeing this movie I spoke to some people in the wonderful Concordia movie house in Enschede to 2 young people and I told them that this movie had the same quality as seen in La Isla Minima...not knowing, that one of the actors directed this great movie.


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