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CONFIDENCE

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Confidence

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
R
runtime:
97 minutes
Wide Release Date:
04/25/03
performer:
Ed Burns, Dustin Hoffman, Morris Chestnut, Ethan Embry, Robert Forster, Andy Garcia, Paul Giamatti, Luis Guzman, Donal Logue, Brian Van Holt, Rachel Weisz
director:
James Foley
distributor:
Lions Gate Films
author:
63183
genre:
Mystery and Thriller

We gave it a B

It’s riddled with the tin-rattle cuteness of ersatz film-noir dialogue, but once you get past that, this con caper has a shell-game plot that’s alive with organic trickery. Edward Burns is in prime form as a grifter who walks a thin line between jerkitude and savoir faire.

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