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Magdyel Ugaz in Mariposa Negra

Mariposa Negra

2006 NR

To avenge the politically motivated murder of her fiancé, devastated teacher Gabriela (Melania Urbina) joins forces with cynical journalist Angelina (Magdyel Ugaz). Together they hatch a plan to murder Montesinos, the powerful official responsible for ordering the killing. Set in Peru near the end of Alberto Fujimori's dictatorship, this tense political thriller exposes the country's problems with corruption and media manipulation.