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Based on 15 Reviews
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  • 75
    Walter Addiego San Francisco Chronicle

    There are odd comic moments, but this is a bleak, nighttime, nightmare world, where the couple seem to have about the same chance at a happy outcome as the accident victims. show more

  • 50
    Joe Morgenstern Wall Street Journal

    This drama, directed by Pablo Trapero, is violent, and unconcerned with easy redemption. That makes it hard to watch, though fascinating for its performances, and the bottomless corruption it portrays. show more

  • 50
    The Hollywood Reporter

    Punishing for some, it could be just the cup of tea for the young male demographic. show more

  • 80
    Michelle Orange Movieline

    Carancho moves into heist mode in its final act, and the lovingly balanced, placid frames give way to thrilling turbulence. show more

  • 75
    Rene Rodriguez Miami Herald

    Director Pablo Trapero ( Lion's Den), like so many contemporary Argentine filmmakers, reserves the bulk of his wrath for a country whose authorities and judicial systems have been so grossly corrupt there appears to be no way of correcting them. show more

  • 75
    V.A. Musetto New York Post

    A technical and performance success. The chemistry between Sosa and Lujan heats up the screen as their lives spiral out of control. show more

  • 75
    Wesley Morris Boston Globe

    Carancho is a particularly jaw-dropping example of what this great, cunning city - on film, anyway - is capable of: an exhilarating bummer. show more

  • 60
    David Fear Time Out New York

    As a thriller, however, the film only comes alive in fits and starts. show more

  • 60
    John P. McCarthy Boxoffice Magazine

    Carancho's noir vibe stems from the scenario itself, plus claustrophobic cinematography and art direction. show more

  • 67
    Owen Gleiberman Entertainment Weekly

    Worth seeing. show more

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