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Rien ne va plus (The Swindle) Reviews

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David Cornelius

As a cinematic confection from one of the masters, it's cotton candy, evaporating before it ever gets good.

Full Review Source: | Original Score: 2.5/5

August 31, 2006
Christopher Null

unfunny and unthrilling

Full Review Source: | Original Score: 2/5

August 22, 2006
Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

This is one of Chabrol's poorer films.

Full Review Source: Ozus' World Movie Reviews | Original Score: C-

January 1, 2000
Amy Taubin
Village Voice
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A failed attempt at frivolity.

Full Review Source: Village Voice

January 1, 2000
Cynthia Fuchs
Philadelphia City Paper

Pleases the eye without ever awakening the mind, offering a delicately told tale of intrigue and corruption without ever awakening the basic human passions which are supposedly its subject.

Full Review Source: Philadelphia City Paper

January 1, 2000
Trevor Lewis
Empire Magazine

A hit and miss bag of cosmopolitan wit.

Full Review Source: Empire Magazine | Original Score: 3/5

January 1, 2000
Paul Tatara
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This is a piece of fluff that dissolves like a sugar cube as you watch it.

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January 1, 2000
Doris Toumarkine
Film Journal International

Chabrol's plot is silly, wholly unbelievable even for light fare, and downright confounding.

Full Review Source: Film Journal International

January 1, 2000
Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
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Chabrol's 50th film, made with the practiced ease of a master.

Full Review Source: Chicago Sun-Times | Original Score: 3/4

January 1, 2000
James Berardinelli
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Like The Grifters and Bound, The Swindle succeeds because, in addition to telling an engaging crime story with vivid characters, it never takes itself too seriously.

Full Review Source: ReelViews | Original Score: 3.5/4

January 1, 2000
Joe Baltake
Sacramento Bee

Deftly mixes humor and suspense in equal measure.

Full Review Source: Sacramento Bee | Original Score: 3.5/4

January 1, 2000
Arthur Lazere

Trust no one. Suspect everyone. It will still have one more angle to unfold that you will not anticipate.

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January 1, 2000
Pablo Villaca
Cinema em Cena

Você pode até não rir durante a projeção, mas sairá do cinema com um sorriso de lado, admirado com a esperteza - e falta de escrúpulos - daquele casal tão simpático.

Full Review Source: Cinema em Cena | Original Score: 3/5

May 31, 2002
Jeremy Heilman

The Swindle might not be a deep film, but it makes no missteps in showing us the steps these two small time crooks take as they attempt to pull off a big time con.

Full Review Source: | Original Score: 4/4

July 29, 2002
Harvey S. Karten

Illustrates the way that comedy is serious business, divulging remarkable intelligence to viewers about the human condition.

Full Review Source: Compuserve | Original Score: 8/10

January 1, 2000
Janet Maslin
New York Times
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Even when it threatens to sink into the familiar mechanics of a double-dealing heist story, Chabrol keeps curiosity piqued, the actors delightful and the outcome in sufficient question.

Full Review Source: New York Times | Original Score: 3.5/5

January 1, 2000
Russell Smith
Austin Chronicle

Full Review Source: Austin Chronicle | Original Score: 4.5/5

January 1, 2000
Jeff Vice
Deseret News, Salt Lake City

It is played out with style and wit, with a pair of winning performances from the leads.

Full Review Source: Deseret News, Salt Lake City | Original Score: 3/4

January 1, 2000
Bob Graham
San Francisco Chronicle
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The ambiguous pairing of Victor (Serrault) and Betty (Huppert) is both comfortable and playful.

Full Review Source: San Francisco Chronicle | Original Score: 3/4

January 1, 2000
G. Allen Johnson
San Francisco Examiner

It's a fluffy, good-natured exercise in style that succeeds just fine, but doesn't leave you wanting any more.

Full Review Source: San Francisco Examiner

January 1, 2000
Jeffrey M. Anderson
Combustible Celluloid
July 1, 2006
Geoff Andrew
Time Out
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June 24, 2006
David Rooney
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Atlanta Journal-Constitution
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February 21, 2004
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