Nine Queens

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Nine Queens ★★ Nueve Reinas 2000 (R)

Juan (Pauls) is a rookie con man in Buenos Aries, who is taken under the wing of the more-experienced Marcos (Darin). Marcos stumbles across an opportunity to fence the Nine Queens, a famous set of defectively printed stamps from Weimar Germany. Actually, Marcos's ruse is peddle a counterfeit set to a stamp-collecting patsy named Gandolfo (Abadal). Things get complicated when Marcos needs his angry sister Valeria's (Bredice) help, the stamps are stolen, and even Argentina's economic woes come to play a significant role. Just who's scamming who? Spanish with subtitles. 115m/C VHS, DVD . AR Ricardo Darin, Gaston Pauls, Leticia Bredice, Ignasi Abadal, Tomas Fonzi; D: Fabian Bielinsky; W: Fabian Bielinsky; C: Marcelo Camorino; M: Cesar Lerner.

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