Bookies (2004)

Three ordinary college students get in over their head when the go into the world of sports gambling in this comedy drama from director Mark Illsley, who previously scored with the offbeat comedy Happy, Texas. Toby (Nick Stahl) is a… More

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Rated: R
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Genre: Drama, Comedy
Release Date: August 31, 2004
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Critic Score: 67% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Duane Byrge
Hollywood Reporter

Both a satiric and level-headed slant on collegiate life and big-time sports, Bookies is an eye-opening amusement.

Dennis Harvey

Noisy, grating and morally dubious.

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Scott Weinberg

One of those undemanding pieces of entertainment that somehow creep up on you and force you to like them. This one's doubly recommended to those familiar with the joys and sorrows affiliated with sports betting.

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Flixster Audience Score: 50% Flixster User Reviews
Japes .
I enjoyed the movie and I got really into it...however there were some things I really didn't like. Most of the characters were really unlikable. The only… More
Leo L