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El Crack (The Crack, 1981)

El crack

Directed by José Luis Garci

Written by José Luis Garci and Horacio Valcárcel

Starring: Alfredo Landa, Miguel Rellán, María Casanova, Raúl Fraire

BY LUIS EZPELETA

The seven-minute set piece which opens 1981’s José Luis Garci´s El Crack powerfully introduces Germán Areta, a tough, heavy-smoking private eye and former police officer nicknamed “ El Piojo” (The Louse). Areta works with his assistant, Cárdenas (Miguel Rellán) a.k.a “El Moro” (“The Moor”) and has a special friendship with an Read More…