The Ninth Gate (1999) Movie Review

The Ninth Gate (1999)

1999 | R | Thriller, Mystery
133 minutes /

User Score: 58/100

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The Ninth Gate Review


A rare book dealer, while seeking out the last two copies of a demon text, gets drawn into a conspiracy with supernatural overtones.

Johnny Depp unlocks the gates to hell in Roman Polanski’s newest thriller. Depp stars as Dean Corso, an unscrupulous rare-book dealer who is hired to locate the last remaining copies of "The Nine Gate of the Shadow Kingdom," a demonic manuscript that can summon the Devil. Corso becomes embroiled in a conspiracy involving murder, theft and satanic ritual, and ultimately finds himself confronting the devil incarnate.

About The Ninth Gate (1999)

Title: The Ninth Gate
Year: 1999
Runtime: 133 minutes
Type: Movie
Genre: Thriller, Mystery
Score: 3.5 / 5 stars
Avg. Rating: 2.85/5 stars from 226 users.
Total Avg. Votes: 226
MPAA Rating: R
Starring: Johnny Depp, Frank Langella, Jack Taylor, Lena Olin, Emanuel Booz, James Russo, Joe Sheridan, Emmanuelle Seigner, Rebecca Pauly, Catherine Benguigui, Maria Ducceschi, Jacques Collard, Dominique Pozzetto, Lino Ribeiro de Sousa, Allen Garfield, Asil Raïs, Bernard Richier, Marinette Richier, Diane Hawkins, Barbara Jefford, Jane Bradbury, José López Rodero, Samuel de Luze, Tony Amoni, Christopher Goodman, Willy Holt, Lee Michelsen, Jacques Dacqmine, Jacquelyn Toman
Writers: Arturo Pérez-Reverte, John Brownjohn, Enrique Urbizu, Roman Polanski
Director: Roman Polanski

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