Borg Vs. McEnroe Reviews

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September 24, 2017
The film works (for much of its running time, at least) because the myth being peddled is an appealing one.
September 22, 2017
Fails to turn its title characters into three-dimensional people, leaning into their public personas instead of sketching in the details that would make them feel genuine.
September 22, 2017
Tennis in movies doesn't work. We know that.
September 22, 2017
The final match is an absolute nail-biter, reminding tennis fans how electric this sport can be.
September 20, 2017
Some decent impersonations, but tries too hard to make everything feel meaningful.
September 12, 2017
What we're left with is a staid little movie that races around the court and rallies itself to exhaustion, a historical drama that enshrines the narrative underpinnings of all great sports stories without doing anything to upend them.
September 8, 2017
Game, set and almost a great movie.
Top Critic
September 8, 2017
It's a sports movie for masochistic, vainglorious athletes.
September 7, 2017
Though it never justifies the overblown Andre Agassi quote used as its preface ("every match is a life in miniature"), the picture certainly shows how a single match can be made to feel like the world depends on it.
September 7, 2017
Playing tennis may not seem the best use of Shia LaBeouf's talents, but the star is terrific in a role that shrewdly plays off his controversial off-screen persona.
September 7, 2017
This tennis film feels like a two-hour baseline rally, and it's not just the rackets that are made of wood.
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