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9 Ratings

El Niño

Directed by Daniel Monzón
Spain, 2014
Thriller, Crime


El Niño accepts to be a drug mule, crossing it from África to Spain in a motorboat. In the opposite side of the law is Jesús, a veteran police officer who is looking for El Inglés, an important drug dealer who operates in the Rock of Gibraltar.

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El Niño Directed by Daniel Monzón

Awards & Festivals

Goya Awards

2015 | 4 wins including: Best Original Song

2015 | 12 nominations including: Best Supporting Actress

Gaudí Awards

2015 | 7 wins including: Best Production Manager

2015 | 8 nominations including: Best Film not in the Catalan Language

What are people saying?

  • Daniel S.'s rating of the film El Niño

    Narcotics thriller between Gibraltar, Spain and Morocco. Jesus -El Niño- Castro is a very bad actor but Tosar, Fernandez and Lopez save the show. The movie is instructive in the sense it gives us the opportunity to visit Gibraltar, a city rarely shown on screen. There are also two motorboats vs helicopter duels. Thats' it. I simply can't understand how this film earned 16 (!) nominations for the Goya awards.

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