Gambit Reviews

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May 1, 2014
When the movie veers away from the verbal gymnastics of a bunch of colorful dopes out-dumbing one another and into overindulged farce, the specificity of the Coens' writing begins to fade.
April 27, 2014
This nominal remake of the 1966 art caper that starred Michael Caine and Shirley MacLaine has all the fizz of flat soda ...
April 24, 2014
"Gambit" is a trans-Atlantic delivery of "meh."
April 24, 2014
Firth is solid as always. He fits his tailored suits and rectangular glasses to a T. Diaz fares less well.
November 13, 2012
'Gambit' is like drinking cheap, warm champagne from a plastic cup.
November 8, 2012
Even with a script by the Coen brothers, and a classy international cast led by Colin Firth, this contemporary London caper movie falls far short of its potential even as a lightweight comic romp.
June 1, 2019
...a disappointingly forgettable endeavor that could (and should) have been so much better.
February 6, 2019
A gamble on Gambit may not come off for everyone, but the rewards are there for a lucky (and persistent) few.
June 6, 2016
It feels like a film that's been cut down along the way in an attempt at commercial salvation.
May 10, 2016
Colin Firth is decidedly much better than the role and the lines he's given.
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