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The Cinema Hold Up
A handful of teenagers take up crime for fun and profit in this gritty drama with comic elements from Mexico. Taciturn Negus (Gabino Rodriguez), softhearted Chale (Juan Pablo de Santiago), aggressive Sapo (Angel Sosa) and tomboy Chata (Paulina Avalos) are four teenagers who live in a run-down urban neighborhood in Mexico. Most days, their biggest project is simply finding something to do; between regular rounds of skateboarding, pot smoking and simply hanging out, the four are bored and looking for excitement as well as a sense of purpose. As it happens, all of them could use some extra money,… More

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"What is particularly interesting about Conchiero's debut, however, is the way she constantly reminds us of the child-like aspects of being a teenager."
‑ Amber Wilkinson, Eye for Film
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