Pantaleón y las visitadoras, es una película peruana realizada en el año , y basada en el libro. Pantaleón y las visitadoras has ratings and reviews. Michael said: You can’t win ’em all. Captain Pantoja’s Special Service is a brothel for th. Pantaleon y las visitadoras () is Mario Vargas Llosa’s fourth major novel and represents an Pantaleón Pantoja, an army captain who is sent to Iquitos in the northern sector of Peru to . rente don de mando.” 5. During this horrible.

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Peru,minutes, Spanish. Get the film on DVD from Amazon. The author also made a film of his book inshot in the Dominican Republic. It was a disaster, both commercially and artistically and Llosa’s first and last film.

Pantaleón y las visitadoras

The provocation comes less from the film’s political “message” than from a few nude scenes which largely explain the movie’s success – which of course does not mean that the film has no other merits. Mario Vargas Llosa’s criticism of, among others, the Peruvian military and its double moral standards can still be felt in its “commercial” adaptation by Francisco Lombardi. Not only is film another medium than a novel making differences inevitable, but visitaodras public is also different.

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Furthermore, if a director wants to reach a maximum number of people, the script has to be attractive for a larger audience. This is exactly what Francisco Lombardi has managed to achieve: The hot climate provokes too many soldiers to commit sexual aggressions which damage the army’s reputation.

Therefore, after his initial dismay, the young officer embraces the unusual mission, armed with a pantalwon, good faith and ambition. He quickly delivers convincing results with women dressed in sexy clothes in the colors of the Peruvian flag.

However, the tropical rain forest with its exuberant vegetation and a no less exuberant woman of his “special services” squad, as the prostitutes are euphemistically called, pantzleon not leave Captain Pantoja himself indifferent. La Colombiana Angie Cepeda catches not only his attention but also his heart.

Pantaleón y las visitadoras by Mario Vargas Llosa

The prostitute manages to overcome the officer’s initial resistance in a scene visitadorad by Carlos Vives’ song Fruta fresca Fresh Fruit. Everything is directly heading towards a major and inevitable disaster Towards vistadoras end of the entertaining tragic sex comedy, Captain Pantoja, who has remarkable organizing skills, declines an offer to set up a lucrative, private enterprise for “special services”.


He prefers being humiliated by his superiors and sent to a remote post in the Andes to quitting the army, which is all he has in life, because, as he says himself, he is used to executing orders By the way, Cepeda and Solar also play together apntaleon the telenovela Pobre Diabla.

Angie Cepeda – La Colombiana. Pilar Bardem – Chuchupe. Pold Castello – Chupito.

Tatiana Astengo – Pechuga. Patricia Cabrera – Lalita. Rozana Yepez – Iris.

Nacira Atala – Coca. Shirley Pfenning – Pichuza.

He returned to Peru in where he finished his film studies and worked as a film critic pajtaleon the Diario Correo and wrote for the magazine Hablemos de Cine. Untilhe shot short films which received several awards. Filmography – films by director Francisco Lombardi – Tinta roja, ; based on the novel by Alberto Fuguet.

At the beginning, there is an upright captain