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by Gabriele Salvatores


Mario leads a normal life, working in a Milan bank. His daily routine is shattered when he witnesses a murder and is shot himself by the killer, a deranged police commissioner. To save his life, he must abandon his life and flee to Puerto Escondido, Mexico. When he runs out of money he teams up with Alex and Anita, a couple of Italians that will lead him on to a series of adventures and encounters with drug dealers, corrupt police officers and other weird characters.

original title: Puerto Escondido
country: Italy, Mexico
year: 1992
genre: fiction
directed by: Gabriele Salvatores
film run: 110'
release date: IT 17/12/1992, TR 24/09/1993
screenplay: Enzo Monteleone, Diego Abatantuono, Gabriele Salvatores
cast: Diego Abatantuono, Valeria Golino, Claudio Bisio, Renato Carpentieri, Antonio Catania, Leonardo Gajo, Corinna Agustoni
cinematography by: Italo Petriccione
film editing: Nino Baragli
costumes designer: Francesco Panni
music: Federico De Robertis, Mauro Pagani
producer: Mario Cecchi Gori, Vittorio Cecchi Gori, Maurizio Totti
line producer: Marco Mandelli

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