Original name: Voy a explotar
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Tale of a young couple who throw caution to the wind and set out in search of their true fate. Román is the son of a contemptible, right-leaning congressman. Recently enrolled in a new high school, the rebellious teen clumsily attempts to hang himself on-stage at the big talent show. Maru is the sole member of the audience to applaud, earning both students a day of detention. After bonding during the course of their punishment, Román and Maru grab daddy's gun, steal a Volkswagen, and hit the road bound for nowhere.
sincere, serious, realistic, atmospheric, sentimental, road movie
teenage love, on the road, teenage life, love and romance, romance, misfit, rebellion, youth, social misfits, lovers on the run, rebelliousness, friendship, social differences, chases and races, society, friends, nihilism, first sex, talent show, masturbation
contemporary, 21st century
mexico, latin america