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R| 2 hr. 7 min.

Plot Summary
Hoping to put to rest years of unease concerning a past case, retired criminal investigator Benjamín Espósito (Ricardo Darín) begins writing a novel based on the decades-old unsolved mystery of a newlywed's rape and murder. With the help of a former colleague, Judge Irene Menéndez Hastings (Soledad Villamil), Benjamín attempts to make sense of the past. The journey through his memories sets Benjamín on a thrilling emotional path that leads to a shocking realization.

Cast: Ricardo Darín , Soledad Villamil , Pablo Rago , Javier Godino , Guillermo Francella , José Luis Gioia , Carla Quevedo , Bárbara Palladino

Director: Juan Jose Campanella

Genres: Crime drama, Thriller, Mystery

Distributor: Sony Pictures Classics

The Secret in Their Eyes (2009)

Release Date: April 16th, 2010|2 hr. 7 min.

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  • 88
    Peter Travers Rolling Stone

    The Secret in Their Eyes has a decent shot at wearing down resistance to subtitled films. Don't be put off. This spellbinder from Argentina will sneak up and floor you. It's that good. show more

  • 75
    Mick LaSalle San Francisco Chronicle

    At times you may be moved as by no other foreign film this year - and then 10 minutes later be leaning forward in the seat just to stay awake. show more

  • 88
    Claudia Puig USA Today

    The Secret in Their Eyes is that rare police procedural that engages emotions as well as intellect. show more

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