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Veneno (2018)

TV-14 | | Action, Drama, Sport | 13 April 2018 (USA)
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The origin and rise of the most famous Dominican wrestler of all time, Rafael Sánchez aka Jack Veneno, and his arch-nemesis, José Manuel Guzmán aka Relámpago Hernández.

Director:

Tabaré Blanchard

Writers:

Tabaré Blanchard, Marien Zagarella (screenplay) | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Manny Perez ... Jack Veneno
Pepe Sierra Pepe Sierra ... Relámpago Hernández
Richard Douglas Richard Douglas ... Vampiro Cao
Yamile Scheker Yamile Scheker ... Doña Tatica (as Yamile Sheker)
Xiomara Rodríguez Xiomara Rodríguez ... Doña Sion
Ovandy Camilo Ovandy Camilo ... Silvio Paulino
Jaime Pina ... El Tuerto
Mario Nunez Mario Nunez ... El Puma
Riccardo Bardellino Riccardo Bardellino ... Luca Diana
Janio Bencosme Janio Bencosme ... Rafa niño
Aníbal Martínez Aníbal Martínez ... Josema niño
Soraya Pina Soraya Pina ... Señora casa
Bolivar Rondón Bolivar Rondón ... Don Guzmán
Luvil Gonzalez Luvil Gonzalez ... Marina
William Simón William Simón ... Teniente
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The origin and rise of the most famous Dominican wrestler of all time, Rafael Sánchez aka Jack Veneno, and his arch-nemesis, José Manuel Guzmán aka Relámpago Hernández.

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Genres:

Action | Drama | Sport

Certificate:

TV-14
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Details

Language:

Spanish

Release Date:

13 April 2018 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Veneno, 1ra. Caída: El Relámpago de Jack See more »

Filming Locations:

New York, USA See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

DOP115,126,396 (estimated)

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$1,897
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Runtime:

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Executive Producer Riccardo Bardellino chose Manny Pérez for the main role after seeing him on the poster for The King of Najayo (2012), where Pérez sports a beard similar to Veneno's iconic look. See more »

Goofs

The "Dominicana" airplane shown landing in 1969 features a livery design from the late 70s. See more »

Crazy Credits

The opening credits are shown on screen-printed wrestling posters. See more »

Connections

Features Santo contra cerebro del mal (1961) See more »

Soundtracks

El Resguardo
performed by El Gran Poder de Diosa
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History & fantasy together!
9 January 2019 | by manuelsanchez48See all my reviews

Great movie, characters, music. If you know something about Jack Veneno your experience with this movie will be greater.


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