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Trouble with the Curve

Overview


Genre :

Drama

Release Date :

September 21, 2012

MPAA Rating :

PG-13

Director :

Robert Lorenz

Starring :

Clint Eastwood, Amy Adams, Justin Timberlake, John Goodman, Robert Patrick, Matthew Lillard, Scott Eastwood, Joe Massingill, Ed Lauter, Chelcie Ross, Ray Anthony Thomas, George Wyner, James Patrick Freetly, Bob Gunton, Jack Gilpin

REVIEWS RATE:  Critics  Nothing's perfect, but it's worth seeing.    Readers  5 of 5 [Rate It]

4 of 5

“..this is Eastwood the way we love to see him: the performance he was born to give, and his best in years..”
by Pete Hammond [Boxoffice Magazine]
“..the old pro scores with another hit right up the middle..”
by Todd McCarthy [Hollywood Reporter]
3 of 4

“..the 82-year-old icon proves he still understands a thing or two about movies and how they can work wonders on us..”
by Lisa Kennedy [Denver Post]
“..Eastwood makes a trusty one-man mascot for all things old-fashioned and dependable in "Trouble With the Curve"..”
by Justin Chang [Variety]
4 of 5
Reviewed by Glenn Kenny [MSN Movies]
3 of 4
Reviewed by Stephen Whitty [Newark Star-Ledger]
3 of 5
Reviewed by Michael Phillips [Chicago Tribune]
2.5 of 4
Reviewed by Ty Burr [Boston Globe]
2.5 of 4
Reviewed by Peter Howell [Toronto Star]
Review rate : C-
Reviewed by Lisa Schwarzbaum [Entertainment Weekly]
2.5 of 4
Reviewed by Peter Travers [Rolling Stone]
Reviewed by Richard Corliss [TIME Magazine]
Reviewed by Nick Pinkerton [Village Voice]

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