Sánchez & Gato Mejía

Created by Jimenez Mauren, Oscar Castillo, Rovinsky Samuel

SÁNCHEZ and GATO MEJÍA are two jaw-droppingly inept private eyes who bumble their way through a murder investigation in the R-rated Asesinato en el Meneo (2001) from Costa Rica.

Netflix tags it as a "playful parody of hard-boiled detective movies" set amidst "a world packed with sensuality, love, betrayal and corruption."

Sensuality? Must mean someone flashes her tits.

By all accounts, this film is bad, bad, bad.

FILMS

  • ASESINATO EN EL MENEO..Buy the DVD
    aka "Murder at El Meneo"
    (2001)
    Language: Spanish
    Screenplay by Jimenez Mauren, Oscar Castillo, Rovinsky Samuel
    Directed by Oscar Castillo
    Starring Alonso Venegas as SÁNCHEZ
    and Carlos Alvarado as GATO MEJÍA
    Also starring Pedro Armendáriz Jr., Gustavo Adolfo Rojas, Andres Montero

Respectfully submitted by Kevin Burton Smith.


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