WriterLuis Garcia Berlanga, Rafael Azcona Release dateSeptember 14, 1978 (1978-09-14) ( Spain) Film seriesThe Leguineche Family Trilogy Written byLuis Garcia Berlanga, Rafael Azcona CastJosé Sazatornil (Jaume Canivell), Luis Escobar (Marqués de Leguineche), José Luis López Vázquez (Luis José), Antonio Ferrandis (Álvaro), Agustín González (Padre Calvo), Mónica Randall (Mercé) Similar moviesThank You for Smoking, Southland Tales, Jamon Jamon, Gung Ho, Werckmeister Harmonies, Rendition
Fragmento de la escopeta nacional 1978
La escopeta nacional (in English, The National Shotgun) is a 1978 Spanish comedy film directed by Luis García Berlanga. The first installment in a critically and commercially successful trilogy, the picture is an indictment of the legacy of Francisco Franco and the business classes upon whom he depended for support. The picture was followed in the trilogy by Patrimonio nacional and Nacional III, both of which were released in 1981.