Wild tales

Wild tales

DVD - 2015 | Spanish
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Vulnerable in the face of a reality that shifts and suddenly turns unpredictable, the characters cross the thin line that divides civilization and barbarism. A lover's betrayal, a return to the repressed past and the violence woven into everyday encounters drive the characters to madness as they cede to the undeniable pleasure of losing control.
Publisher: Culver City, CA :, Sony Pictures Home Entertainment,, [2015, 2014]
Branch Call Number: DVD FOREIGN WIL
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (125 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
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Mar 25, 2018

The wildest revenge fantasies carried out! What if people could get what's coming to them? Sometimes the plan goes horribly wrong. Nevertheless, Karma's a b*tch. I would watch this movie again.

Mar 21, 2018

absolutely brilliant!

Mar 11, 2018

Great movie to watch. It start well, and the overall development is catching to the viewer. I enjoyed this movie a lot.

Jan 04, 2018

The violence of letting rage get out of control? This was like watching a roadrunner/wiley coyote cartoon with real people. What's the point? Way too negative.

Oct 28, 2017

A definitely great movie - a lot of bitter laugh. Gloomy, surprising, and funny scenes mix together in a wonderful performance. It makes you think how life could be both foreseeable and unpredictable.

Sep 01, 2017

A little Luis Bunuel, a little Twilight Zone. Not as profound or as professional as it might want to be (some of the stories are predictable, or just end, without having a memorable ending), but still a lot of fun.

Mar 12, 2017


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Nov 10, 2016

this movie was so different. really great film, it was violent in some vignettes but very entertaining regarding retaliating vengeance. I rate it 5 stars *****

Opening vignette was so quick and darkly funny that it caught me off guard in a very good way. But it tended to cloud my interest in the remaining stories as they weren't as good, IMHO, with only story #3 really rising up to that potential. The last story started out strong but eventually went the easy route in resolution. Not all stories are about revenge, but they are about rage at/about subjects most everyone can relate to. I don't think this is a particularly disturbing film, given what is released these days, but it does contain some graphic person-on-person violence. I'm giving it 3 stars.

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Six adult standalone short films united by a common theme of violence, vengeance, and extremes of human behavior. The subtitle on the box explains a lot: "Patience has its limits; we can all lose control." Things change. Stuff happens. And what happens when people cross the line from acceptable to unacceptable behavior? Spanish director Pedro Almodóvar is the executive producer. Rotten Tomatoes gives it a 96% 'fresh' rating, with an average score of 7.9/10, and with the critic consensus being: "Wickedly hilarious and delightfully deranged... a subversive satire that doubles as a uniformly entertaining anthology film."


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Dec 28, 2015

1. Does anyone else know Gabriel Pasternak?
2. Because of him, my father killed himself. Two weeks after the funeral, he tried to seduce my mom.
3. I'm at Kilometer 60 of the route between Salta and Cafayate and I'm being attacked by a man. ... What's your theory, sheriff? Crime of passion?
4. People who work for criminals are criminals too.
5. He saw your house, the way you live. He won't take less than that. ... He knows the police chief, most of the judges. ...
6. If you love him, you'll be able to forgive him.

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