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Love, ambition, treason and death clash in a neverending search for a city built with gold.


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Cast overview, first billed only:
Doña Ana
Alférez Gorriamendi
Don Gonzalo
Pater Vargas
La Parda
Licenciado Ulzama
Diego París ...
Indio Mediamano
Manuel Requena
Josean Bengoetxea ...
José Manuel Poga ...


Amazon rainforest, 1538. King Carlos V de España y I de Alemania sends a group of Spanish soldiers to the new continent to locate Teziutlan, a legendary city created with gold, to claim it to the Spanish Empire. Alone in the rainforest and without a help, soldiers face not only indigenous tribes but the manifest hate themselves by their respective birth places. Leaded by old Don Gonzalo, married with young Doña Ana, his aging and weak health turns in danger Ana, who is disputed by Alférez Gorriamendi, Gonzalo's right-hand, and soldier Martín Dávila. After to realize that Viceroy of Port Prince has send another expedition looking for them leaded by Juan Medrano after to accuse Don Gonzalo of treason, Dávila, Gorriamendi and other soldiers as Sargento Bastaurrés and Barbate must decide if fight against Medrano's and his men or continue until Teziutlan. But the rivalry and hate between them will reveal more dangerous than the own rainforest and the indigenous tribes. Written by Chockys

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Somos lo que perseguimos [We are that we pursue]

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for brutal violence, a rape, some sexuality and nudity




Release Date:

10 November 2017 (Spain)  »

Also Known As:

Gold  »

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Box Office


€8,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$2,571, 3 December 2017, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$2,571, 3 December 2017
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Reunites José Manuel Cervino with José Coronado after Brigada central (1989). See more »


Lyrics by Francisco de Quevedo (uncredited)
Written and Arranged by Javier Limón and Javi Limón Maza
Performed by José Mercé
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The best Spanish actors performing the worst movie

I don't understand how the best Spanish actors can act so badly . The worst performance in their careers.

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