Molly's Game
Molly's Game (2017)

MOLLY'S GAME is based on the true story of Molly Bloom, an Olympic-class skier who ran the world's most exclusive high-stakes poker game for a decade before being arrested in the middle of the night by 17 FBI agents wielding… More

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Rated: R
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Genre: Drama
Release Date: December 25, 2017
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Critic Score: 86% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Alison Willmore
BuzzFeed News

When Molly's Game digs into the business of gambling and the whims and vulnerabilities of powerful men who spend mountains of money trying to one-up each other, it is witty, gossipy, and very entertaining.

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Barry Hertz
Globe and Mail

The dialogue is paced at about the intensity of a jackhammer and every other sentence uttered ends on a twist of the one that came before it.

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Ryan Gilbey
New Statesman

Few screenwriters are quite so in love with their own prose as Sorkin; on and on it goes, faster than the speed of screwball but with none of the wit. Molly's Game is his directing debut but he's a dead loss.

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David Ehrlich

... a typically staccato and silver-tongued drama that boasts a zillion killer lines, at least two of the year's most exciting performances, and a rare understanding of the difference between power and pride.

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David Edelstein
New York Magazine/Vulture

There's a lot missing in Molly's Game, especially regarding its protagonist's personal relationships. But what's there is dandy.

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Ashley Menzel
We Live Entertainment

Aaron Sorkin's directorial debut is a triumph.

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Vikram Murthi

The frequent pleasures of Molly's Game more than make up for the occasional lapse into Sorkin indulgence.

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Todd McCarthy
Hollywood Reporter

In his overdue directorial debut, Sorkin both entertains and makes you lean in to absorb every detail of this wild tale, which boasts a stellar cast to help tell it.

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Tony Macklin

Molly's Game breaks in two.

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