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Thesis (Tesis)

Thesis (Tesis) (1996)

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Release Date: Apr 12, 1996 Wide

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The debut feature from Spanish wunderkind Alejandro Amenábar (Open Your Eyes, The Others), Tesis is a thriller starring Ana Torrent as Ángela Márquez, a film student who, while researching for a thesis paper on violence in cinema, stumbles upon a snuff film featuring the murder of a former student at the university. Enlisting the help of classmate and violent-movie buff Chema (Fele Martínez), Angela begins an investigation into the crime that leads them to several suspects. One of them is Bosco

Nov 16, 1999

Andale Pictures

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mia filodoksi apopeira sholioy sti bia toy mesoy poy ypiretei [o skino8etis], ton tropo poy ayti hrisimopoieitai os opioyho skeyasma, kai etsi gia ton habale, ton symbolismo toy ergaleioy poy koybalaei ston omo toy (os ergaleio apokalypsis tis alitheias,

October 14, 2007 Full Review Source: Movies for the Masses
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It only manages to be startling in passing.

April 30, 2002 Full Review Source: MovieMartyr.com
MovieMartyr.com

The thinking man's 8mm.

February 28, 2002 Full Review Source: Goatdog's Movies
Goatdog's Movies

Si van con su pareja, ojo con su brazo porque puede acabar maltratado con la tensión -garantizada- de la cinta.

August 31, 2001 Full Review Source: Cinenganos
Cinenganos

Spanish filmmaker Alejandro Amenábar ('Open Your Eyes') is already in his element with this low-budget thriller debut.

March 29, 2001
Bryant Frazer's Deep Focus

The young director has an exciting way of filming and keeping one engrossed in the story...

January 1, 2000 Full Review Source: Ozus' World Movie Reviews
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First 48 Minutes were so bad, I threw it back in the mail to Netflix. 1 star 7-16-2013
August 8, 2013
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Amenábar's low-budget debut stands out as the first display of his talent as both a writer and director, a suffocating thriller that is not only extremely tense and suspenseful but also respects the viewer's intelligence and always keeps us interested.
November 5, 2012
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    1. Angela: Me llamo Angela. Me van a matar.
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