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'Criminal' a Remake of Argentina's 'Nine Queens'

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'Criminal' a Remake of Argentina's 'Nine Queens'

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'Criminal' a Remake of Argentina's 'Nine Queens'

'Criminal' a Remake of Argentina's 'Nine Queens'

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When the Argentine movie Nine Queens, a film about small-time crooks trying to move to the big time, came out two years ago, Bob Mondello raved. Now the film has been remade in English. The new title is Criminal — and Mondello's new review isn't quite as enthusiastic.

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