Outside Bet (2012) - Rotten Tomatoes

Outside Bet (2012)




Critic Consensus: No consensus yet.

Outside Bet Trailers & Photos

Movie Info

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.more
Rating: Unrated
Genre: Art House & International, Comedy
Directed By:
Written By: Paolo Hewitt, Sacha Bennett, Nigel Smith
On DVD: Feb 24, 2015


Adam Deacon
as Sam The Soleman
Bob Hoskins
as Percy 'Smudge' Smith
Jenny Agutter
as Shirley Baxter
Kate Magowan
as Natalie Cheam
Show More Cast

News & Interviews for Outside Bet

Critic Reviews for Outside Bet

All Critics (11) | Top Critics (1)

Full Review… | May 2, 2012
Top Critic

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.

Full Review… | May 7, 2012
Eye for Film

I wish it were better, but it's more hardtack than Seabiscuit.

Full Review… | April 28, 2012
Observer (UK)

A waste of most of the talent on display, though everyone goes to it with admirable fortitude.

Full Review… | April 27, 2012
London Evening Standard

Maybe it will all seem better one bank holiday Monday on the telly.

Full Review… | April 26, 2012
Daily Express (UK)

The story unfolds with all of the predictability of a simple jam sandwich...

Full Review… | April 26, 2012
Birmingham Post

Audience Reviews for Outside Bet

There are no featured audience reviews yet. Click the link below to see what others say about Outside Bet!

Outside Bet Quotes

There are no approved quotes yet for this movie.

Discussion Forum

Discuss Outside Bet on our Movie forum!