The Moneychanger (Así habló el cambista) Reviews

December 30, 2019
... it advanced a wry sense of morality in its ironic account of a corrupt banker who thrived under Uruguay's era of dictatorship.
October 19, 2019
If you're going to open your film with a sequence straight out of the Bible, you had better not come to play.
October 6, 2019
A movie that has the ability to report without underlining and being overly accusatory. [Full Review in Spanish]
September 26, 2019
We could even say that The Moneychanger is [director [director Federico Veiroj] "mainstream" movie, without neglecting his independent side. [Full review in Spanish]
September 25, 2019
These types of films usually star a cool customer eating people and spitting them out. This time our lead is the one being spit.
September 23, 2019
The parody unfolds with humor and a fluid sense of rhythm. [Full review in Spanish]
September 16, 2019
[Its] approach is sly, but fittingly for the story...The Moneychanger sneaks up on you while actually fulfilling its promise of a good time.
September 16, 2019
Handler's comic performance and Veiroj's matter-of-fact style do a good job of setting the film apart from its peers.
September 10, 2019
Even if the personal and political don't always line up neatly in The Moneychanger, it's an engaging character study of a man with little character, elevated by Veiroj's unusual eye.
September 10, 2019
That extra layer of meaning that makes Humberto's saga so enticing.
September 9, 2019
An enjoyably offbeat period character study wrapped in a thriller and laced with bone-dry humour that charts the rise of a conscience-free money launderer during the 1970s Uruguayan military dictatorship.
September 9, 2019
Veiroj competently presents a balance between dark humor and elements of thriller. [Full Review in Spanish]