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Santos, a failed comic book artist, lives in a parallel universe where he's a superhero who has to save the world.

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Nicolás López

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Nicolás López
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Javier Gutiérrez ... Salvador Santos
Elsa Pataky ... Laura Luna
Leonardo Sbaraglia ... Arturo Antares
Guillermo Toledo Guillermo Toledo ... Antropomosco
Nicolás Martínez ... Jovito / Inter Opomosco
Berta Muñiz ... Busiek
Walter Cornás Walter Cornás ... Juanita
Pablo Pinedo Pablo Pinedo ... Gigaman
Cristina Pascual Cristina Pascual ... Aki / Madre de Arturo
Jenny Cavallo Jenny Cavallo ... Madre de Salvador
Felipe Braun Felipe Braun ... Padre de Arturo
Vivian Morales Vivian Morales ... Novia Juanita
Teresita Reyes Teresita Reyes ... Madre de Busiek
Cristian Ulloa Cristian Ulloa ... Salvador Niño
Javiera Toledo Javiera Toledo ... Laura Niña
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Santos, a failed comic book artist, lives in a parallel universe where he's a superhero who has to save the world.

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Official Sites:

Official site [Spain]

Country:

Japan | Spain | Chile

Language:

Spanish | Japanese | English

Release Date:

10 October 2008 (Spain) See more »

Filming Locations:

Chile See more »

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Budget:

EUR6,000,000 (estimated)

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$147,090
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(European Film Market)

Color:

Color
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Trivia

The movie did not have a TV broadcast until June 6, 2016; through the Chilean cable TV channel 'Vía X'. See more »

Goofs

Even though the movie states that in 1975 a cataclysm destroyed Europe and East Asia which led to the course of history as we know it being altered (which explains the fictional cities and futuristic technology in contemporary times), characters make references to movies made after that point in time, most especially the Star Wars Saga and Toy Story. See more »

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One of the worst Chilean movies ever made
27 December 2008 | by juliolopeznavarroSee all my reviews

The most expensive movie ever done in Chile is also - and by far - one of the very worst in the history of Chilean cinema. A box-office flop both in Chile and Spain (the co-producer country), this confusing, silly and awfully boring movie rises a simple question: How could international producers risk money in such a mess? It pretends to be an original science fiction flick but it merely emulates movies that would deserve better respect. A ridiculous story line leading nowhere and becomes more and more puzzling, poor acting and a dreadful direction make this an experience similar to the one you may have with an Ed Wood movie. A waste of money both for the producers and for the very few people who had the bad idea to see it in a movie house or still plans to see it in video. A disgraceful step back in the increasingly interesting development of Chilean cinema.


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