Extraterrestrial (2011)

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Extraterrestrial (2011)
Extraterrestre (original title)

A man awakens in the bedroom of a one-night stand and discovers that he must remain in her building indefinitely, as the authorities deal with last night's UFO invasion. What's more, her weirdo neighbor has a huge unrequited crush on her.
Spain
IMDb   5.8 /10
Metacritic   55 %
TheMovieDb    5.5 /10
RottenTomatoes
FilmAffinity   5.5 /10
Information
Release Date2012-03-22
Runtime1h 35min
GenreComedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Content RatingNot Rated (Not Rated)
AwardsAwards3 wins & 3 nominations
CompanySayaka Producciones Audiovisuales, Apaches Entertainment, Antena 3 Films
CountrySpain
LanguageSpanish
Juliaas Julia
Carlosas Carlos
Ángelas Ángel
Miguel Noguera
Miguel Noguera
Presentador de TVas Presentador de TV

Extraterrestrial (2011 film)

Extraterrestrial (Spanish: Extraterrestre) is a 2011 Spanish science-fiction romantic comedy written and directed by Nacho Vigalondo and starring Michelle Jenner, Julián Villagrán and Carlos Areces. It was filmed in Cantabria in northern Spain and premiered in Spain on March 23, 2012. The film was shown worldwide: at the Toronto International Film Festival, the International Film Festival of San Sebastián, the Sitges Film Festival in Sitges, Spain, and the Fantastic Fest in Austin, Texas.


Synopsis

Julio (Julián Villagrán) wakes up one morning in an apartment, unable to remember what happened the night before. He barely has a chance to speak to the girl he spent the previous evening with, Julia (Michelle Jenner), when it becomes clear there is an alien spacecraft hanging over the city.

Before long they discover that the next-door neighbor Ángel (Carlos Areces) and Julia's boyfriend Carlos (Raúl Cimas) are both alive.


Cast

  • Michelle Jenner as Julia
  • Carlos Areces as Ángel
  • Julián Villagrán as Julio
  • Raúl Cimas as Carlos
  • Miguel Noguera as TV presenter