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  • SANS PITIÉ Alternative
  • NO MERCY Alternative


Set in Lima, Peru in the 1980s. Ramon is outraged by his landlady's callous treatment of her tenants. He strikes up a friendship with Sonia, a girl from a family evicted by his landlady and is mortifed that she has turned to prostitution. He decides to murder the landlady and ends up murdering her husband as well. Ramon is sure he will be suspected by the police and reacts guiltily when they question him...

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