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The Ninth Gate

R| 2 hr. 13 min.

Plot Summary
Dean Corso (Johnny Depp) specializes in tracking down rare and exotic volumes for collectors. Boris Balkan (Frank Langella) has recently acquired a seventeenth-century satanic text called The Nine Gates- a legendary book written by Satan himself. With The Nine Gates in his possession, Corso soon finds himself at the center of strange and violent goings-on. Not only is his apartment ransacked, it appears that he is being shadowed ferociously by others determined to regain the book.

Cast: Johnny Depp , Frank Langella , Lena Olin , Emmanuelle Seigner , Barbara Jefford , Jack Taylor , José López Rodero , James Russo

Director: Roman Polanski

Genres: Thriller

Distributor: Artisan Entertainment

The Ninth Gate (1999)

Release Date: March 10th, 2000|2 hr. 13 min.

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  • December 18, 2012 glencheney
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  • June 08, 2010 Welcome bosacker
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    A display of Johnny Depp with his mobile face frozen into stiff-faced sameness only because the script and story premise are totally inane beyond belief. Roman Polansky is thumbing his nose at whoever pays money to see this atrocity.

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