Hopscotch
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Walter Matthau plays a CIA agent who's been confined by office politics to a desk job. The disgruntled Matthau quits the service and heads to Europe, where he links up with former lover (an fellow ex-agent) Glenda Jackson. All goes smoothly until Matthau acts on the advice of yet another retired agent, Russian Herbert Lom, who suggests that Matthau write a tell-all autobiography. Spitefully, Matthau sends out copies of his first chapter to the heads of the CIA agencies throughout the world--and from that point on, he and Jackson don't have a moment's peace. This delights Matthau:… More

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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 75%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"enjoyable romp"
‑ Rich Cline, Shadows on the Wall
"a light, breezy riff on spy movie conventions"
‑ James Kendrick, Q Network Film Desk
"...ultimately never amounts to much."
‑ David Nusair, Reel Film Reviews
"Ronald Neame's cheeky spy comedy Hopscotch isn't quite an awful movie, but it's so thoroughly and relentlessly mediocre..."
‑ Jeremy Heilman, MovieMartyr.com
"Hopscotch offers a successful mix of adventure, comedy and romance."
‑ Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat, Spirituality and Practice
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