The Amazing Truth About Queen Raquela Reviews

October 13, 2008
That hyperbolic title refers to Raquela's transsexual status, but otherwise, there's nothing all that amazing about this very specialized-interest, sometimes engaging but often frustrating faux-documentary.
September 26, 2008
Raquela Rios is so passionately alive her film gets away with an open ending -- as it has everything else.
September 26, 2008
The amazing truth about Queen Raquela is that she's constructed from clichs.
September 26, 2008
It's like being trapped in a roomful of teenage girls for 80 minutes.
September 24, 2008
Raquela's travel sequences are poorly structured, and detract from the film's most satisfying moments.