Borg Vs. McEnroe Reviews

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August 31, 2018
McEnroe, Faraut asserts, was "a man who played on the edge of his senses." His film brings that home.
April 19, 2018
A psychological portrait of competition, friendship and a complicated, temperamental prodigy, whose outbursts and lack of self-control threaten to derail what promises to be a fruitful athletic career.
April 15, 2018
"Borg vs. McEnroe" is an anecdotally gratifying, psychologically nuanced, and dramatically agile character study of Borg, but, despite its extended depictions of a celebrated match, it's not a satisfying tennis movie at all.
April 13, 2018
It's about damn time somebody made a movie outta these guys.
April 13, 2018
By the end, even the flaws become, if not entirely justifiable, then at least intelligible.
April 13, 2018
Danish documentarian Janus Metz-making his first feature, and working from a script by Ronnie Sandahl-feels the need to hold our hands and oversimplify these two titans of tennis.
July 19, 2019
A vibrant work that transmits all the energy that only a clash between Björn Borg and John McEnroe can generate. [Full Review in Spanish]
April 16, 2019
Metz's film leaves us with sympathy and curiosity about the sport and the characters that defined the sexiest decade in tennis history.
March 1, 2019
Janus Metz Pedersen's portrayal of the epic tennis rivalry between Borg and McEnroe is so engrossing that even a flawed film and the filmmaker's lost objectivity isn't a problem.
December 21, 2018
Maybe not game, set and match, but Borg vs. McEnroe definitely reaches a solid match point.
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