Mississippi Grind Reviews

Page 1 of 6
October 8, 2015
The actors flaunt craft, the script lays on the folksiness with a trowel, and scenes of local color seem to come straight from a guidebook.
October 7, 2015
It's as if the Scarecrow and the Tin Man got lost and wandered down the Mississippi River, drinking and gambling and stumbling into and out of various troubles, not worrying about their brains or their hearts, just wishing for a little bit of luck.
October 2, 2015
The movie is a snapshot collage of flyover America, but also, perhaps, an homage to the soon-to-be-lost world of brick-and-mortar gambling.
October 1, 2015
Even as a road movie this is pretty bland.
October 1, 2015
This is one of the better movies about the gambling culture in recent years.
October 1, 2015
Mendelsohn manages to make us simultaneously feel sorry for him and hope, against what seem like steep odds, that he somehow succeeds.
April 18, 2019
A perfectly enjoyable, but forgettable, road flick for a sleepy Sunday evening, but Ryan Reynolds' latest step on the comeback trail isn't the winning hand he'd hoped for.
April 8, 2019
[Ryan Reynolds and Ben Mendelsohn] have an effortless chemistry on screen together and are immensely watchable, helped by Boden and Fleck's unshowy direction, which never gets in the way of the actors.
March 1, 2019
The nuanced touch of writing-directing team[Anna]Boden and [Ryan] Fleck's the understated approach succeeds.
November 30, 2018
It's a terrific film, but it came and went in cinemas before many people could discover it.
Page 1 of 6