LISBOA (1999)

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Thriller. Joao, a salesman, picks up a vaguely mysterious woman, Berta, who appears to be hitchhiking, on the outskirts of Madrid. She is attempting to get to Lisbon for purposes that are not at first explained. As the story unravels it becomes clear that Berta's husbandhas possibly been involved in a murder, and that members of her family are following her. The situation takes a dramatic turn when Berta's husband himself catches up with the travellers.

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