Vitagraph opens EL CRIMEN PERFECTO (PERFECT CRIME, 2004,
105 min., Spain/Italy)), the latest black comedy from Spanish director Alex de la Iglesia in Los Angeles on August 26th at the NuArt.
In this comedy of conspicuous consumption, an ambitious department store clerk who longs to become FLOOR MANAGER… and he will do anything to ace out the competition. But instead of achieving the sophisticated life he yearns for, he makes a big mistake… which is witnessed by an
unattractive salesgirl… suddenly his dreams are dashed and his life is begins to go down the tubes rapidly as she black mails him. In true Hitchcock fashion he determines that the only way out of this vulgar hell, is to commit the “perfect crime.” With Guillermo Toledo (THE OTHER SIDE OF THE BED). The film opens at the Sunshine Cinemas in New York City on August 19. Additional cities will be announced on the Vitagraph website.