The Opportunists
The Opportunists (2000)

A young Irish immigrant from Dublin, now settled in Sunnyside, Queens, New York, tries to seduce a former gangster who's now a struggling family man back into a life of crime by declaring he's his cousin.

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Rated: R
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Genre: Drama
Release Date: August 11, 2000
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Critic Score: 52% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Gregory Weinkauf
New Times

Walken. Lauper. Silly heist and regional accents. See.

Peter Henne
Film Journal International

The whole film is distributed with bursts of short dialogue that, coupled to the actors' gestures, reveal the people in minimum time.

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Andrea Chase
Killer Movie Reviews

Here we have a bittersweet little character study masquerading as a caper flick.

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Ross Anthony
Hollywood Report Card

slow slow pace

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

What's there not to like about this robbery film!

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Steve Rhodes
Internet Reviews

Directed on snooze control by Myles Connell.

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