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The Gin Game (2003)

TV Movie  |   |  Drama  |  4 May 2003 (USA)
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In a retirement home, a surly man and a withdrawn woman come to terms over a game of cards.

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In a retirement home, a surly man and a withdrawn woman come to terms over a game of cards.

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The Broadway production of "The Gin Game" by D.L. Coburn opened at the John Golden Theater in New York on October 6, 1977 and ran for 517 performances. See more »

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Written by Leonard Cohen and Garcia Lorca
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Not your parent's Rob and Laura
4 May 2003 | by (California) – See all my reviews

It takes a bit to get used to VanDyke and Moore as the antithesis of Rob and Laura but the quicker you do it the sooner you can enjoy this well-produced version of D.L. Coburn's play. The rapport between these two is still present and just as sharp as it was 40 years ago. The text (written in 1978) holds up well. Direction and camera work are also fine. A film well worth seeing/owning.


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