Carancho The Argentinean actor Ricardo Darín ( The Secret in Their Eyes ) has an almost Bogart-like gift for playing world-weary rotters with a core of… Carancho The Argentinean actor Ricardo Darín ( The Secret in Their Eyes ) has an almost Bogart-like gift for playing world-weary rotters with a core of… 2011-02-11 PT107M Drama Foreign Language Mystery and Thriller Ricardo Darin Martina Gusman
Movie Review

Carancho (2011)

Ricardo Darin | BEHIND GLASS Martina Gusman and Ricardo Darin get involved in Carancho
BEHIND GLASS Martina Gusman and Ricardo Darin get involved in Carancho
EW's GRADE
B-

Details Limited Release: Feb 11, 2011; Length: 107 Minutes; Genres: Drama, Foreign Language, Mystery and Thriller; With: Ricardo Darin and Martina Gusman

The Argentinean actor Ricardo Darín (The Secret in Their Eyes) has an almost Bogart-like gift for playing world-weary rotters with a core of nobility. He's hooded yet moving as Sosa, a personal-injury lawyer caught up in a racket built on Buenos Aires' huge number of traffic accidents. As Luján, the physician (and secret junkie) who gets fatally involved with him, Martina Gusman is just as vividly desperate, though the film, with its unrelenting grime and corruption, needs a more cohesive story. Still, it's worth seeing Carancho for these two. B-

Originally posted Feb 16, 2011 Published in issue #1143 Feb 25, 2011 Order article reprints
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