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Nine Queens

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Original title
Nueve reinas
Running time
114 min.
Argentina Argentina
Fabián Bielinsky
César Lerner
Marcelo Camorino
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Patagonik / Industrias Audiovisuales Argentinas S.A
Thriller. Mystery. Drama | Heist Film. Cult Movie
Synopsis / Plot
Set in a Buenos Aires that is on the verge of economic collapse, the film tells the story of Juan (Gastón Pauls), a con artist with a conscience. Trying to round up enough money to pay off his incarcerated father's debts, Juan stumbles into fellow swindler Marcos (Ricardo Darín), a far more confident, experienced criminal. When Marcos offers Juan the chance to team up for the day, his initial apprehension succumbs to the pressure of helping his father, and he agrees to the partnership. After a few minor cons, the pair unknowingly stumbles into a potentially lucrative score involving a wealthy businessman, Gandolfo, and a forged set of rare stamps, The Nine Queens. As new characters are introduced and the plot becomes more convoluted, it becomes unclear--to the audience, as well as Juan and Marcos--just who is conning whom.
2002: British Independent Film Awards (BIFA): Nom. Best Int. Ind. Film - Foreign Language
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