Pocket Money
Pocket Money (1999)

In this comical modern-day western, an impoverished and deeply indebted cowboy and his con-artist pal find themselves hopelessly entangled with an outlaw cattle rancher. The plot is based on a book by J.K.S. Brown.

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Rated: PG
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Release Date: November 14, 2006
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Critic Score: 67% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Time Out

The lazily incongruous character studies of naive Newman, hard-drinking, slow-witted Marvin, and a strong support cast, come from a script by Terrence Malick.

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A mildly diverting modern western and buddy-buddy movie.

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Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times

All style and no movie.

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

It is so peculiar and doesn't seem to care that it strays from the usual western, that therein lies its charm.

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TV Guide's Movie Guide

Rosenberg's direction is pedestrian.

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Conner Rainwater
Great acting from Paul Newman and Lee Marvin as well as directing from Stuart Rosenberg, but this is a complete mess of a story and almost incomprehensible.… More
Sean Gillespie