TITLE

Secuestro Express

AUTHOR(S)
Swietek, F.
PUB. DATE
January 2006
SOURCE
Video Librarian;Jan/Feb2006, Vol. 21 Issue 1, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Film Review
ABSTRACT
The article reviews the motion picture "Secuestro Express," directed by Jonathan Jakubowicz, released on DVD format.
ACCESSION #
19489586

 

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