R | | Crime, Drama, Romance
An aging hitman gets a contract to kill a General in Buenos Aires, Argentina. But when his mark becomes unavailable, he becomes involved in Argentinian tango culture.
This movie is Robert Duvall's tribute to tango, which is why he filmed it in Buenos Aires, Argentina, using many real tango dancers and authentic tango locations. Some of the tango celebrity faces you can spot include: Geraldine Rojas and Javiar Rodriguez (... ...
Cop at Newsstand:
How's the club doin' these days?
John J.: Real good although I-I-I'm gettin' a little too much lately.
Cop at Newsstand: You know, I'd come by although I don't think Frankie likes me around that much.
John J.: Why not come on in? Frankie's all right once you get to know him.
Cop at Newsstand: Yeah?
John J.: ...
Cop at Newsstand: ...
English, Spanish, German
$64,474 (USA) (30 March 2003)
$970,185 (USA) (29 June 2003)