From the very first moments of the trailer for El Conde, Pablo Larraín’s newest movie sinks its tooth in. The Jackie, Spencer, and Lisey’s Story director is again with a rambunctious darkish comedy satire a couple of stressed vampire who grows weary of immortality after centuries of stalking the Earth.
Augusto Pinochet (famed Chilean actor Jaime Vadell) is a 250-year-old vampire who lives in a crumbling mansion along with his equally spoilt and corrupt household. He cannot shake his lasting — and earned — status as a thief in life, so he decides to die. For good. However whereas he places his affairs so as, a younger French accountant (Paula Luchsinger) will provide up some truths about his life as a Basic.
Written by Larraín and Guillermo Calderón as impressed by Chilean historical past, El Conde sees Pinochet as image of a fascism, a dictator greedily furthering his privileged immortality by feeding on others for sustenance.
The forged additionally contains Gloria Münchmeyer, Alfredo Castro, Catalina Guerra, Marcial Tagle, Amparo Noguera, Diego Muñoz, and Antonia Zegers.
El Conde is streaming on Netflix from Sept. 15.