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25 Ratings

The Motive

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Directed by Manuel Martín Cuenca
Spain, Mexico, 2017
Comedy, Drama


Alvaro is a poor man obsessed with the idea of writing ‘high literature’. He starts provoking conflicts to write about them. Planning all the conspiracy for a possible murder doesn’t let him see that, in fact, he is the real victim.

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The Motive Directed by Manuel Martín Cuenca

Awards & Festivals

Goya Awards

2018 | 7 nominations including: Best Film

2018 | 2 wins including: Best Leading Actor

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