Retribution (El Desconocido)

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Carlos, a bank executive, starts his daily routine by driving his kids to school. When he takes off in his car, he receives an anonymous telephone call informing him that there is a bomb under his seat. A stranger's voice tells him he has just a few hours to obtain a large amount of money or else the bomb inside the car will explode.

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Critic Reviews for Retribution (El Desconocido)

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  • The story is good and keeps the audience on the edge of their seat from beginning to end. [Full review in Spanish]

    Nov 9, 2015 | Full Review…
  • A movie that goes beyond being a thriller and points out social issues in Spain, such as the bank crisis, gender violence and general psychosis from parents who's children have been murdered. [Full review in Spanish]

    Oct 28, 2015 | Full Review…
  • This is as close as a Spanish film can get to a Hollywood action film. [Full review in Spanish]

    Oct 28, 2015 | Full Review…
  • A movie that will keep you on the edge of your seat for an hour and a half that rarely offers you a chance to catch your breath. [Full review in Spanish]

    Oct 28, 2015 | Full Review…
  • An excellent thriller during most of it's run time, this mainly due to the great performances and the good direction by Dani de la Torre. [Full review in Spanish]

    Oct 28, 2015 | Full Review…
  • It reaches notable moments when it comes to intensity, but it also makes room for a very smart social commentary. [Full review in Spanish]

    Oct 28, 2015 | Rating: 3/5 | Full Review…

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