- Rated: R
- Run Time: 1 hours, 55 minutes
- Video: Color
- Released: October 1, 2002
- Originally Released: 2002
- Label: Sony Pictures
- Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
- Packaging: Keep Case
- Aspect Ratio: Letterbox - 1.85
- Aspect Ratio: Widescreen - 1.85
- Dolby Digital 5.1 - Spanish
- Additional Release Material:
- Featurette: Making Of
- Interactive Features:
- Scene Selection
- Interactive Menus
Performers, Cast and Crew:
Rolling Stone - 04/25/2002
"...Ricardo Darin gives a seductively low-key performance....NINE QUEENS leaves you feeling tense and terrific..."
New York Times - 04/19/2002
"...The movie combines Hitchcock's winking tongue-in-cheek vision of a paranoid universe where everyone may be part of an elaborate conspiracy with Mr. Mamet's obsession with the finer points of gamesmanship and con artistry..."
Los Angeles Times - 04/19/2002
"...A deliciously funny and fiendishly clever con-man comedy that begins on a note of ingenuity that it then sustains with the tension of a high-wire act..."
Total Film - 08/01/2002
"...It's propulsive enough to take you for a ride, but with a political undercut to give it ballast..."
Sight and Sound - 08/01/2002
"...Ingenious....Bielinsky delights in pulling the carpet from under the audience's feet..."
Chicago Sun-Times - 06/02/2002
"...As one layer after another reveals a different reality beneath, we watch in bemused admiration..."
Entertainment Weekly - 04/26/2002
"...Splendid....NINE QUEENS is a caper movie with an implicit, despairing vision of Argentina, yet its ambience of authority works on pure edge-of-the-moment dramatic terms as well..."
Wall Street Journal - 04/16/2010
"[A]n entertaining Spanish-language debut feature by Fabian Bielinsky....[With] a Mamet-like house of mirrors..."
Scams And Cons |
- Original Production Year: 2000.
Theatrical Release: APRIL 19, 2002 (NY/LA)