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Boarding Gate (2007)

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An Italian woman who lives in London has a passionate affair with a former financial big gun. She also had a second lover, a contract killer who has to kill the big gun. Her second lover's ... See full summary »

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Olivier Assayas

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Asia Argento ... Sandra
Michael Madsen ... Miles Rennberg
Kelly Lin ... Sue Wang
Carl Ng ... Lester Wang
Kim Gordon ... Kay
Alex Descas ... Andrew
Joana Preiss ... Lisa
Sau-Ming Tsang Sau-Ming Tsang ... Abacus Boss (as Raymond Tsang)
Bing Hei Chim ... Abacus Worker #1 (as Jim Ping Hei)
Kim Lee Wing Kim Lee Wing ... Abacus Worker #2
Fan Wei Yee ... Abacus Worker #3 (as Ricky Wong)
Boss Mok Boss Mok ... Mr. Ho
Régis Vidal Régis Vidal ... DJ at Vega
François-Renaud Labarthe François-Renaud Labarthe ... Night Watchman
Mustapha Abdellah Mustapha Abdellah ... Security Guard
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Storyline

An Italian woman who lives in London has a passionate affair with a former financial big gun. She also had a second lover, a contract killer who has to kill the big gun. Her second lover's wife is behind the scenes, pulling the strings. Written by Anonymous

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Taglines:

She's losing control again

Genres:

Drama | Thriller

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for violence, sexual content, language and some drug material | See all certifications »

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Details

Country:

France | Luxembourg

Language:

English | French | Cantonese

Release Date:

22 August 2007 (France) See more »

Also Known As:

Boarding Gate: Seducción y muerte See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$11,440, 23 March 2008, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$49,333, 20 April 2008
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Great thriller
12 May 2008 | by hareyTSee all my reviews

This hypnotic, angular thriller about sex, murder, betrayal and money takes you on a feverish journey from nowhere to somewhere.

The plot may lose you at first, but actress Asia Argento is a clear and commanding force throughout.

This film plays with various genre codes and conventions very differently than most run-of-the-mill modern thrillers. Keeps things modern and original.

Entertaining and chilling at the same time. Argento's character is relate-albe and hate-able at the same time.

Good flick.


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