Un cuento chino (Chinese Take-Out)
Un cuento chino (Chinese Take-Out) (2011)

In Buenos Aires, the bitter and methodic Roberto is a lonely man and the owner of a hardware store. Roberto collects bizarre worldwide news in an album as a hobby and his acquaintance Mari has an unrequited love for him, but Roberto is… More

Rated: Unrated
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Genre: Drama
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Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Colin Covert
Minneapolis Star Tribune

Darin and Huang are an acting dream team. The film has a heartwarming core shot through with black humor, as director Sebastian Borensztein re-creates the zany calamities recorded in Roberto's scrapbooks.

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Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times

It is hardly possible to suggest how involving this story becomes. One can see how it could have been a comedy, but this is no comedy.

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Don Groves
sbs.com.au

A touching,beguiling tale of two lost souls in Argentina.

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Carlos Magalhăes
A delightful film that is not only hilarious but also surprisingly touching, and it never succumbs to cheap melodrama, remaining believable all the time - even… More