Opening

—— Hercules Jul 25
—— Lucy Jul 25
—— And So It Goes Jul 25
—— The Fluffy Movie Jul 25
91% A Most Wanted Man Jul 25

Top Box Office

91% Dawn Of The Planet Of The Apes $36.3M
56% The Purge: Anarchy $29.8M
45% Planes: Fire And Rescue $17.5M
20% Sex Tape $14.6M
17% Transformers: Age of Extinction $9.8M
23% Tammy $7.4M
85% 22 Jump Street $4.7M
92% How to Train Your Dragon 2 $3.9M
48% Earth to Echo $3.3M
49% Maleficent $3.2M

Coming Soon

—— Guardians of the Galaxy Aug 01
—— Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Aug 08
—— Step Up: All In Aug 08
—— Let's Be Cops Aug 13
—— The Expendables 3 Aug 15

New Episodes Tonight

73% Chasing Life: Season 1
—— Covert Affairs: Season 5
88% Finding Carter: Season 1
75% The Hotwives of Orlando: Season 1
67% Matador: Season 1
—— Perception: Season 3
—— Pretty Little Liars: Season 5
—— Rizzoli & Isles: Season 5
—— Royal Pains: Season 6
—— Sullivan & Son: Season 3
57% Tyrant: Season 1

Discuss Last Night's Shows

29% Backpackers: Season 1
—— The Fosters: Season 2
—— Hit the Floor: Season 2
—— Longmire: Season 3
—— Major Crimes: Season 3
—— Mistresses: Season 2
73% Murder in the First: Season 1
—— Seed: Season 2
—— Switched at Birth: Season 3
67% Teen Wolf: Season 4
62% Under the Dome: Season 2

Certified Fresh TV

85% The Bridge (FX): Season 2
83% Extant: Season 1
79% Halt and Catch Fire: Season 1
100% Masters of Sex: Season 2
73% Murder in the First: Season 1
97% Orange is the New Black: Season 2
97% Orphan Black: Season 2
82% Satisfaction: Season 1
86% The Strain: Season 1
85% Welcome to Sweden: Season 1
76% You're the Worst: Season 1

Nine Queens (Nueve reinas) Reviews

Page 1 of 6
Laura Clifford
Reeling Reviews

tale will be all too familiar for anyone who's seen George Roy Hill's 1973 film, "The Sting."

Full Review Source: Reeling Reviews | Original Score: C

April 17, 2002
Michael Atkinson
Village Voice
Top Critic IconTop Critic

Has a customarily jovial air but a deficit of flim-flam inventiveness.

Full Review Source: Village Voice

April 16, 2002
David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews

...by the time the end rolls around and the final twist has been revealed, it doesn't seem entirely plausible.

Full Review Source: Reel Film Reviews | Original Score: 2.5/4

January 10, 2003
Chuck Rudolph
Matinee Magazine

Does little more than repeat the predictable plot twists and character arcs that David Mamet has been recycling for too many years.

Full Review Source: Matinee Magazine | Original Score: D+

April 18, 2002
Frank Swietek
One Guy's Opinion

A stingless 'Sting'...the viewer may feel that, whatever has happened to the characters, he's the one who's actually been ripped off.

Full Review Source: One Guy's Opinion | Original Score: C-

April 18, 2002
Steve Schneider
Orlando Weekly

Bielinsky does good work laying the groundwork for doubt, but as the mounting obstacles to the handoff of the stamps become less and less believable, we can sense him straying ever farther from a sensible and satisfying resolution.

Full Review Source: Orlando Weekly | Original Score: 3/5

July 11, 2002
Daniel Eagan
Film Journal International

Clever but not especially compelling.

Full Review Source: Film Journal International

September 9, 2002
Roger Moore
Orlando Sentinel
Top Critic IconTop Critic

The laughs are dark, the puzzle steadily more engrossing and the surprises, just like Heist, are doozies, up to the finale.

| Original Score: 4/5

July 11, 2002
Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times
Top Critic IconTop Critic

An elegant and sly deadpan comedy.

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

May 10, 2002
Phil Villarreal
Arizona Daily Star

Argentine writer-director Fabian Bielinsky seems to be a criminal mastermind. Luckily for society, Bielinsky uses his powers for good.

Full Review Source: Arizona Daily Star | Original Score: 3/4

August 30, 2002
Warren Curry
Filmcritic.com

Despite its flaws ... Belinsky is still able to create an engaging story that keeps you guessing at almost every turn.

Full Review Source: Filmcritic.com | Original Score: 3/5

April 5, 2002
Chris Hewitt (St. Paul)
St. Paul Pioneer Press

Feeling like a dope has rarely been more fun than it is in Nine Queens.

Full Review Source: St. Paul Pioneer Press | Original Score: 3/4

May 9, 2002
Eric D. Snider
EricDSnider.com

The film is witty, exciting and entertaining.

Full Review Source: EricDSnider.com | Original Score: A

September 18, 2002
Stephen Hunter
Washington Post
Top Critic IconTop Critic

When you think you've figured out Bielinsky's great game, that's when you're in the most trouble: He's the con, and you're just the mark.

| Original Score: 4.5/5

May 10, 2002
Brian Orndorf
Modamag.com

Full Review Source: Modamag.com | Original Score: 7/10

May 10, 2002
Jim Lane
Sacramento News & Review

Bielinsky's script is slick and fiendishly clever, with seemingly a twist a minute.

Full Review Source: Sacramento News & Review | Original Score: 5/5

May 6, 2002
Mark R. Leeper
rec.arts.movies.reviews

Full Review | Original Score: 6/10

October 12, 2001
Brian Gibson
Vue Weekly (Edmonton, Canada)

[Even after] the plot's spiralling, shimmering sleights of hand and its never-ending ruses and deceptions . . . the ending will still pull the rug out from under [you].

December 1, 2003
Jeffrey M. Anderson
Combustible Celluloid

Bielinsky concocts a selection of tantalizing layers, from his Mamet-like dialogue to his chilly visuals.

Full Review Source: Combustible Celluloid

January 13, 2007
David Cornelius
eFilmCritic.com

[It's] a delicious crime drama on par with the slickest of Mamet.

Full Review Source: eFilmCritic.com | Original Score: 4/5

September 29, 2002
Todd McCarthy
Variety
Top Critic IconTop Critic
March 27, 2009
Rich Cline
Shadows on the Wall
April 11, 2002
Robert Denerstein
Denver Rocky Mountain News
Top Critic IconTop Critic

August 9, 2002
Cynthia Fuchs
Nitrate Online
April 22, 2002
Christopher Tookey
Daily Mail [UK]
November 10, 2002
Stuart Klawans
The Nation

March 3, 2005

Boston Phoenix
April 27, 2002

St. Louis Post-Dispatch
Top Critic IconTop Critic
June 10, 2002

Atlanta Journal-Constitution
Top Critic IconTop Critic
July 13, 2002

FilmFour.com
July 14, 2002

Guardian
July 19, 2002

ComingSoon.net
September 11, 2004

Time Out
Top Critic IconTop Critic
January 26, 2006
Page 1 of 6
Find us on:                     
Help | About | Jobs | Critics Submission | Press | API | Licensing | Mobile