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The Matador (2006)

The Matador

Overview


Genre

Drama, Comedy, Thriller

Release Date

January 20, 2006

MPAA Rating

R

Duration

97 min.

Production Budget

$12.5 millions

Studio

Miramax Films

Official Site

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REVIEWS RATE:  Critics  Go! Watch this movie. You'll regret if not seeing it.    Readers  Be the 1st!

Cast and Crew


Director

Richard Shepard

Producer

Pierce Brosnan, Bryan Furst, Sean Furst, Beau St. Clair

Screenwriter

Richard Shepard

Starring

Story


In writer/director Richard Shepard's dark comedy "The Matador," Julian Noble (Pierce Brosnan) is a hit man who's very good at what he does, but is losing his taste for the business. Danny is a salesman whose marriage and finances are in trouble. One night, at the hotel bar, these two men meet. Before long, they find themselves having an extremely unique Mexico City experience, one that will change them both forever. Julian the hit man, Danny the ordinary American businessman find that while they have nothing in common, they both need each other in ways they never knew they would.

Pictures (10 photos)


Pierce Brosnan as Julian Noble in Miramax Films' THE MATADOR (2005)
Greg Kinnear as Danny Wright in Miramax Films' THE MATADOR (2005)

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PREMIERE PHOTO

Pierce Brosnan
The Matador Los Angeles Premiere - Arrivals
Dec 11, 2005
Hope Davis
The Matador Los Angeles Premiere - Arrivals
Dec 11, 2005

REVIEWS BY CRITICS

“..has that shiny sheen that quickly fades, yet is still fun while it lasts...”
by Daniel Wible [Film Threat, Hollywood's Indie Voice]
“..is solid entertainment through and through and will be worth seeing again and again..”
by Erik Childress [EFilmCritic]
“..still a thoroughly charming, entertaining romp..”
by Rich Cline [Shadows on the Wall]