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Molly's Game (2017)

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The true story of Molly Bloom, an Olympic-class skier who ran the world's most exclusive high-stakes poker game and became an FBI target.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
... Molly Bloom
... Charlie Jaffey
... Larry Bloom
... Player X
... Dean Keith
... Douglas Downey
... Harrison Wellstone
... Brad
... Harlan Eustice
... Judge Foxman
... Jay
... B
... Winston
... Jesse
... Shelby
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Molly Bloom, a beautiful young Olympic-class skier, ran the world's most exclusive high-stakes poker game for a decade before being arrested in the middle of the night by 17 FBI agents wielding automatic weapons. Her players included Hollywood royalty, sports stars, business titans, and finally, unbeknownst to her, the Russian mob. Her only ally was her criminal defense lawyer Charlie Jaffey, who learned that there was much more to Molly than the tabloids led us to believe. Written by STX Entertainment

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Deal with her.

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Rated R for language, drug content and some violence | See all certifications »

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5 January 2018 (USA)  »

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$28,780,744, 8 March 2018
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Trivia

Aaron Sorkin: one of the underground poker players. See more »

Goofs

In the movie, Molly says the pitch of the mogul run at Deer Valley is 52 degrees, which is the same as the Great Pyramid. While the Great Pyramid is 51.4 degrees, the slope of the Deer Valley mogul run is 28 degrees. See more »

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Molly Bloom: This is a true story, but except for my own, I've changed all the names and I've done my best to obscure identities for reasons that'll become clear.
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Everybody Is a Star
Written by Sly Stone (as Sylvester Stewart)
Performed by Sly and the Family Stone (as Sly & The Family Stone)
Published by Mijac Music
Courtesy of Epic Records
By arrangement with Sony Music Licensing
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The narration is terribly annoying...and it is through the entire movie.
3 February 2018 | by See all my reviews

Molly's Game could have been interesting but it is so slow and has so many pointless scenes. then other parts are random and rushed...like her driver being her friend and meeting the Russians...and then other parts are so dragged out...skiing at the beginning and every scene with her dad, Kevin Costner, that the movie is a complete mess. I'm surprised I mad it through the whole movie. And honestly the ending is ridiculous, the acting gets really bad and you just keep saying, is it over yet??


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