Outside Bet
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Set against the turbulent mid 80's of money, privatization, unions and dramatic media evolution: A life-long group of friends find themselves at the bad end of a redundancy pay-out and invest their savings into a racehorse, hoping that one final race can turn their fortunes around.
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Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Tension in the final section is never enough to send pulses galloping, making this more of a trot over well-trodden ground than a hot tip."
‑ Amber Wilkinson, Eye for Film
"Maybe it will all seem better one bank holiday Monday on the telly."
‑ Allan Hunter, Daily Express
"This is pantomime, not film."
‑ Antonia Quirke, Financial Times
"I wish it were better, but it's more hardtack than Seabiscuit."
‑ Philip French, Observer [UK]
"The story unfolds with all of the predictability of a simple jam sandwich..."
‑ Graham Young, Birmingham Post
"Very poor indeed."
‑ David Jenkins, Little White Lies
"A waste of most of the talent on display, though everyone goes to it with admirable fortitude."
‑ , This is London
"A few dips in the nosebag is enough."
‑ Henry Barnes, Guardian
"Ultimately, it's a bit of a point-to-point nag rather than a Derby winner."
‑ Tim Evans, Sky Movies
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