Shiner Reviews

May 4, 2002
It's hard to like a film about a guy who is utterly unlikeable, and Shiner, starring Michael Caine as an aging British boxing promoter desperate for a taste of fame and fortune, is certainly that.
May 3, 2002
An ambitious movie that, like Shiner's organizing of the big fight, pulls off enough of its effects to make up for the ones that don't come off.
January 30, 2002
Opening with some contrived banter, cliches and some loose ends, the screenplay only comes into its own in the second half.