WHAT I LIKED: The sole purpose of The Safdie Brothers' first feature 'Good Time,' was to build atmosphere to make its audience feel as stressed as humanly possible, and that's exactly what their latest film 'Uncut Gems,' is about too.
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The Safdies return with a sparkling cycle of failure. I found myself constantly questioning why I wanted to see Howard succeed. Was it his role as underdog? Or perhaps Sandler's pathos-centric performance? Either way, clearly Howard Ratner is a je... Read the full review »
Brothers and co-directors Josh and Benny Safdie are two of the most exciting names working in modern independent cinema, so their film “Uncut Gems” debuted alongside a shadow of grandiose expectations. The bottom line is that the film is good... Read the full review »