• Burning Money (2001)

Burning Money

Release Date: October 19th, 2001

Not Yet Rated |1 hr 57 min

Plot Summary

Set in Argentina in 1965, the story follows the tumultuous relationship between two men who became lovers and ultimately ruthless bank robbers in a notoriously famous footnote in the annals of crime history. After a large-scale hold-up that turns bloody, the two men must flee. It is not long before the police are surrounding the building they are in and they must confront their demons to survive.

Cast: Eduardo Noriega, Leonardo Sbaraglia, Pablo Echarri, Leticia Brédice, Ricardo Bartis, Dolores Fonzi, Carlos Roffé, Héctor Alterio

Director: Marcelo Piñeyro

Genres: Thriller

Production Co: Tornasol Films S.A.

Distributors: Strand Releasing

Keywords: Gritty, Gripping, Quest, Deception, 1960s, Love

Ratings & Reviews

  • 63
    V.A. MusettoNew York Post

    A stylish look and a fair amount of hot and heavy sex (mostly hetero), and the final shootout is pretty nifty. show more

  • 63
    Elizabeth WeitzmanNew York Daily News

    What makes this one stand out is the tugging, melancholy romance hiding behind the curtain of blood.

  • 50
    Edward GuthmannSan Francisco Chronicle

    A sexy, mildly entertaining import. show more

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