Money Monster Reviews

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August 29, 2019
Money Monster is a tightly wound, kinetic and assured outing from Foster, with a class cast at her fingertips.
August 15, 2019
Foster deftly handles tonal shifts between humour, satire and comment to deliver a timely and thrilling entertainer.
April 2, 2019
While it may fail to reach its loftier ambitions, Money Monster is a tightly controlled and highly entertaining thriller with a standout performance from Jack O'Connell at its centre.
February 21, 2019
Even though its premise is rather obvious, that doesn't mean it's not a rather well-made and entertaining film.
January 24, 2019
Money Monster is a ticking clock action thriller; nothing more.
December 10, 2018
If you've seen the trailer of MONEY MONSTER, you may be able to predict the film's third act endgame to a tee, but it's the dedication to craft a film that let's the audience think for themselves.
November 27, 2018
It's popcorn catharsis that lets the audience see the bad guys hoisted by their petard, however briefly, while cheering from the sidelines.
November 14, 2018
O'Connell does an amazing job portraying Kyle Budwell...
November 1, 2018
Mostly, though, it's a thriller [that] seems to want to make us think, but prefers to deliver on its ride.
August 22, 2018
Jodie Foster's "Money Monster" is a high-stakes thriller that doesn't work on every level, but still amasses some enjoyment for the hour and a half that you're watching.
August 22, 2018
All play well together under the direction of Jodie Foster, who keeps a tight rain on the production and doesn't self indulge by drawing everything out - the film is a crisp hour and a half.
December 5, 2017
Money Monster is a solid functioning mixture of Summer popcorn entertainment and worthwhile, socially relevant themes to ponder
November 7, 2017
It is more than just a hostage-crisis film. It tries hard to make you think about the bigger picture, and mostly succeeds.
October 31, 2017
Watch this and you may not be moved but you'll definitely be entertained.
September 11, 2017
Money Monster [is] a smart, fast-paced thriller.
August 29, 2017
The topic is provocative, the stars top notch, and the director in comfortable command of her craft in Money Monster.
April 5, 2017
Money Monster occasionally veers deep into the weeds of financial jargon -- quantitative analytics, dark pools, high-frequency trading -- but the filmmakers wisely opt to embrace the broad audience appeal of a frenetic conspiracy thriller.
March 23, 2017
The movie works as both an old fashioned ( ... ) siege thriller, and as a serious indictment of American financial institutions.
February 23, 2017
Doesn't say anything that is no longer known, but what it has to say, it does it with style, sense of humor and suspense. [Full review in Spanish]
December 26, 2016
After a very strong start that pokes some nice satirical jabs at the media and the workings of the finance world, the film does default into a pretty standard, though entertaining affair.
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