Carancho (2010)

Unrated   |    |  Crime, Drama, Romance


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An ambulance chaser/carancho falls for an ER/ambulance doctor, he meets one night "at work" in Buenos Aires.


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21 March 2011 | claudio_carvalho
6
| The Mafia of Accident and Insurance in Argentina
In Buenos Aires, Sosa (Ricardo Darin) is a lawyer that has lost his license and works in a corrupt foundation, chasing in public hospitals and police stations victims of traffic accidents to claim their insurance rights. Dr. Lujan (Martina Gusman) is a young drug-addicted doctor that has come from the provinces and works in an ambulance and in the emergency service of a public hospital. When Sosa meets Lujan, he falls in love for her and tries to recover his license and move to the provinces to star a new life. But he is trapped to the corrupt system and the mafia does not let him go.

"Carancho" is a gloomy romance about the mafia of accident and insurance in Argentina. The story of a man that can not set free from his past and drags a young doctor to the underworld is engaging, but the irony and the dark humor of the conclusion does not work and is very disappointing. My vote is six.

Title (Brazil): "Abutres" ("Voltures")

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Release Date:

11 February 2011

Language

Spanish


Country of Origin

Argentina, Chile, France, South Korea

Filming Locations

Buenos Aires, Federal District, Argentina

Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$15,810 13 February 2011

Gross USA:

$85,526

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$4,120,012

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