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Gonzalo de Castro,
(at around 20 secs) At the very beginning of the movie, the motto of the fictitious Spanish Intelligence agency can be read on the doors: "Laborantes in Illo Sumus", which means "We're Working on It" in Latin. That phrase ("Estamos trabajando en ello") became famous in Spain when former Prime Minister José María Aznar said it in a press conference, next to George W. Bush, during a visit to the United States. He pronounced it with a marked Spanish-Texan accent that most Spaniards found amusing, generating a lot of jokes. See more »
(at around 1h) When Vanessa and Josito are about to steal her father's car, Vanessa's lips don't match the words when she says she doesn't have the keys. See more »
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The popular Euro deputy, Giannina Ricci, will be back in Spain next week. After her tour of Europe closing factories that posed and environmental threat, she will continue with her investigations at the International Ecological Forum now being held in Madrid, presenting a detailed report on illegal activities carried out by various companies, including the multinational Petronosa. Her radical defense of environmental laws has won her many ...
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A film that succeeds in reaching new depths previously unheard of. There are similarities between this and Austin Powers: Goldmember in that the both concepts were already exhausted and could only try to entertain by stooping even lower. Torrente 3 surpassed Goldmember by a long shot.
The storyline, that barely exists, is used to exhibit Benny Hill style scenes with topless models, so nothing new, but raping an unconscious drug-addict, from behind, on two separate occasions, really makes you wonder who in their sane minds thought these were acceptable comedy moments. Other 'highlights' such as a parody of 9/11, illegal immigrant extortion, famous footballers (+ one Hollywood director) cinema cameos brawling in a brothel, says it all. The novelty of this charmingly degenerate character was spent after the first film, but to believe it could live on for a third is a cheap joke too far.
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