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Torrente 3: El protector (2005)

Unrated | | Comedy, Crime | 30 September 2005 (Spain)
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The horrendous spanish detective becomes a bodyward in his new third adventure.

Director:

Santiago Segura

Writer:

Santiago Segura
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Santiago Segura ... Torrente
José Mota ... Josito
Javier Gutiérrez ... Juan Francisco (as Javi Gutiérrez)
Carlos Latre Carlos Latre ... Pepito
Tony Leblanc ... Tío Mauricio / Abuela
Eduardo García Eduardo García ... Torrente niño
Yvonne Sciò ... Giannina
Silvia Gambino Silvia Gambino ... Vanessa
Ruth Zanon Ruth Zanon ... Fiorella (as Ruth Zanón)
Fabio Testi ... Montellini Roures
Enrique Villén ... Salas
Luis Larrodera Luis Larrodera ... Menéndez (as Luis Roderas)
Martin Czehmester Martin Czehmester ... Coloso (as Martín Czhesmester)
Nicolás Rodríguez-Villar Nicolás Rodríguez-Villar ... El de la máscara
Fernando Sáez Fernando Sáez ... Geo 1 (as Fernando Saez 'Tito')
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The horrendous spanish detective becomes a bodyward in his new third adventure.

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Taglines:

Pensaban que sólo era un imbécil... acertaron (They thought he was just a moron... they were right)

Genres:

Comedy | Crime

Certificate:

Unrated | See all certifications »
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Official Sites:

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Country:

Spain

Language:

Spanish | Italian | Catalan | English

Release Date:

30 September 2005 (Spain) See more »

Also Known As:

Torente 3: Zaštitnik See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

EUR8,000,000 (estimated)

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$21,779,366
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

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2.35 : 1
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Trivia

This is the third and last time Tony Leblanc played a family relative of Torrente this time in drag as Torrente's grandmother. See more »

Goofs

(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 »

Quotes

[subtitled version]
[first lines]
Locutor informativo: [TV news bulletin] 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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Connections

References Bruce Almighty (2003) See more »

Soundtracks

Yo quiero bailar
Written by Toni Ten and Xasqui Ten
Performed by Sonia Madoc and Selena Leo (as Sonia & Selena)
Courtesy of Vale Music
Punto Music Publishing, SL - Novel Music
Produced by Vale Music Spain SL, directed by Ten Productions
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Torrente 1 rules
19 January 2007 | by tuquito72See all my reviews

I like the first one because I laughed a lot by watching it. It was really something different to what we're used in my country (Hollywood BS mostly) and jokes were fresh... Second and third movies had to come (due to 1st one's popularity) and even when the jokes were not very original, I think the character is. Actually, if you take the 3 Torrente movies and compare them to any Hollywood-made pseudo comedy/action/Wayans Bros type of movies, Torrente 3 it's a blast. What's good about Torrente movies is that he still keeps identity (director hasn't tried to "globalize" the character, it's still a ruined "private eye" from Madrid). Of course, jokes are repeated all over the movies but aren't they much more fun than those jokes used again and again in lousy movies like scary movie or naked brain (I mean naked gun)...


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