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WestportNow
Granger at the Movies: “The Post,’ ‘Molly’s Game,’ ‘I, Tonya’who bring Molly in on suspicion of colluding with members of the Russian mafia.
WestportNow / Posted 9 days ago
who bring Molly in on suspicion of colluding with members of the Russian mafia. That’s when she turns to defense attorney Charlie Jaffey (Idris Elba). Making his directorial debut, screenwriter Aaron Sorkin (“The Social Network,” “Moneyball,”... Read more
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Metro Silicon Valley
'Molly's Game'mortar showing us that compulsion, bad luck and poor parenting resulted in Bloo
Metro Silicon Valley / Posted 13 days ago
mortar showing us that compulsion, bad luck and poor parenting resulted in Bloom's alleged crimes. Her debonair lawyer, Charlie Jaffey (Idris Elba, squandered), tries to wring the truth out of this stubborn client, insistent on her as a victim... Read more
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Bay Weekly
Molly’s Gameby the Russian mob with the Feds following close behind. Facing decades in a f
Bay Weekly / Posted 14 days ago
by the Russian mob with the Feds following close behind. Facing decades in a federal prison, she convinces high-flying Charlie Jaffey (Idris Elba: Thor: Ragnarok) to take her case. This fast-paced but shallow dramatization of a true story is... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Well playeddoes, which makes her performance even more impressive.) Midway through the fi
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 18 days ago
does, which makes her performance even more impressive.) Midway through the film Elba enters in the form of Molly's lawyer Charlie Jaffey, which allows Sorkin a chance to indulge his taste for walk-and-talk dialogues, and offers something of a... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Aaron Sorkin’s ‘Molly’s Game’ is an enjoyable tumble High-stakes gamblein “The Social Network,” he anchors the present tense in a law office, for the
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 18 days ago
in “The Social Network,” he anchors the present tense in a law office, for the legal discussions Bloom has with her lawyer, Charlie Jaffey (a compelling Idris Elba). It also won’t surprise you to know that Sorkin departs liberally from Bloom’s own... Read more
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Bay Area Reporter
Wintertime up on the Silver Screenathletes, business leaders, and finally, unknown to her, the Russian Mafia. Her
Bay Area Reporter / Posted 20 days ago
athletes, business leaders, and finally, unknown to her, the Russian Mafia. Her only ally was her criminal defense attorney Charlie Jaffey, who discovered that there was more to Molly than the tabloid press led us to believe. Spider-Man After the... Read more
21d
Norwich Evening News 24
Hollywood poker biopic Molly’s Game lucky to break eventhe poker table is always going to have that glamour and intrigue. Jessica Cha
Norwich Evening News 24 / Posted 21 days ago
the poker table is always going to have that glamour and intrigue. Jessica Chastain as Molly Bloom and Idris Elba as Charlie Jaffey in Mollys Game. Photo: Entertainment One/Michael Gibson Sorkin tries to keep it snappy and punchy, but hand... Read more
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Games Radar
Movies to watch this week at the cinema: All the Money in the World, Brad's Status, and morea multi-layered picture of our gutsy, gung-ho, heroine. In the present, Molly
Games Radar / Posted 22 days ago
a multi-layered picture of our gutsy, gung-ho, heroine. In the present, Molly awaits trial with her exasperated lawyer, Charlie Jaffey (Idris Elba), for her alleged Mob connections, though she steadfastly refuses to name names. In the past, we... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
'Molly's Game' Deals A Winning Handor they are simply jerks intimidated and threatened by her intelligence, compet
KPBS San Diego / Posted 25 days ago
or they are simply jerks intimidated and threatened by her intelligence, competency and assurance. At one point her lawyer Charlie Jaffey (Idris Elba) tries to convince her to spin the facts of her case to make her appear as nothing more than a... Read more
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ABC News
Idris Elba says new film 'Molly's Game' is timely because of #MeToo movementof speaking up against some of their atrocities that has happened.” The Golden
ABC News / Posted 25 days ago
of speaking up against some of their atrocities that has happened.” The Golden Globe winner stars in the film as attorney Charlie Jaffey, who represents Molly Bloom after she is arrested by the FBI. Elba, who has a son and a daughter, says one... Read more
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FOX 4 Kansas City
Is “Molly’s Game” a safe bet? “All the Money in the World” valuable? Popcorn Bag movie reviews!ran multi-million dollar poker games. When the FBI busts her for unwittingly al
FOX 4 Kansas City / Posted 25 days ago
ran multi-million dollar poker games. When the FBI busts her for unwittingly allowing Russian mobsters in the game, lawyer Charlie Jaffey, played by Idris Elba, comes to her defense. Chastain and Elba are more than up to the challenge of Sorkin’s... Read more
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New York Daily News
'Molly's Game' makes for an enjoyable tumblein "The Social Network," he anchors the present tense in a law office, for the
New York Daily News / Posted 27 days ago
in "The Social Network," he anchors the present tense in a law office, for the legal discussions Bloom has with her lawyer, Charlie Jaffey (a compelling Idris Elba). It also won't surprise you to know that Sorkin departs liberally from Bloom's own... Read more
27d
San Antonio Express-News
'Molly's Game' makes for an enjoyable tumblein "The Social Network," he anchors the present tense in a law office, for the
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 27 days ago
in "The Social Network," he anchors the present tense in a law office, for the legal discussions Bloom has with her lawyer, Charlie Jaffey (a compelling Idris Elba). It also won't surprise you to know that Sorkin departs liberally from Bloom's own... Read more
27d
Hunts Post
Recommended film of the week: Molly’s Game (released on January 1)Hollywood royalty, sports stars, business titans and finally, unbeknownst to he
Hunts Post / Posted 27 days ago
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 the public to belie... Read more
27d
Games Radar
Molly's Game review: 'Chastain and Elba deserve Oscar noms'a multi-layered picture of our gutsy, gung-ho, heroine. In the present, Molly
Games Radar / Posted 27 days ago
a multi-layered picture of our gutsy, gung-ho, heroine. In the present, Molly awaits trial with her exasperated lawyer, Charlie Jaffey (Idris Elba), for her alleged Mob connections, though she steadfastly refuses to name names. In the past, we... Read more
29d
Boston Herald
Jessica Chastain holds all the cards in ‘Molly’s Game’even though she paid taxes on most of her income from the games. That is why M
Boston Herald / Posted 29 days ago
even though she paid taxes on most of her income from the games. That is why Molly teams up with high-powered attorney Charlie Jaffey (Idris Elba), who demands a $250,000 retainer. The real Molly Bloom hosted games for the likes of Leonardo... Read more
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The Daily Californian
Chastain’s performance saves ‘Molly’s Game’ from troublesome writingwith the persona created for her and the persona she tried to build. As for El
The Daily Californian / Posted 29 days ago
with the persona created for her and the persona she tried to build. As for Elba, he deftly plays Bloom’s lawyer, Charlie Jaffey, who, though initially skeptical of Bloom’s sincerity, becomes one of her only advocates in the increasingly... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Aaron Sorkin brings write stuff to gambling drama 'Molly's Game'runs well over two hours -- meticulously details how everything worked, as Moll
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 1 months ago
runs well over two hours -- meticulously details how everything worked, as Molly explains it all to her defense attorney, Charlie Jaffey (Idris Elba), who needs to know everything regarding how and where it all went wrong. That narrative brings... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Aaron Sorkin brings write stuff to gambling drama 'Molly's Game'runs well over two hours -- meticulously details how everything worked, as Moll
KECI Missoula / Posted 1 months ago
runs well over two hours -- meticulously details how everything worked, as Molly explains it all to her defense attorney, Charlie Jaffey (Idris Elba), who needs to know everything regarding how and where it all went wrong. That narrative brings... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Aaron Sorkin brings write stuff to gambling drama 'Molly's Game'runs well over two hours -- meticulously details how everything worked, as Moll
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted 1 months ago
runs well over two hours -- meticulously details how everything worked, as Molly explains it all to her defense attorney, Charlie Jaffey (Idris Elba), who needs to know everything regarding how and where it all went wrong. That narrative brings... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Aaron Sorkin brings write stuff to gambling drama 'Molly's Game'runs well over two hours -- meticulously details how everything worked, as Moll
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 1 months ago
runs well over two hours -- meticulously details how everything worked, as Molly explains it all to her defense attorney, Charlie Jaffey (Idris Elba), who needs to know everything regarding how and where it all went wrong. That narrative brings... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Aaron Sorkin brings write stuff to gambling drama 'Molly's Game'runs well over two hours -- meticulously details how everything worked, as Moll
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 1 months ago
runs well over two hours -- meticulously details how everything worked, as Molly explains it all to her defense attorney, Charlie Jaffey (Idris Elba), who needs to know everything regarding how and where it all went wrong. That narrative brings... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Aaron Sorkin brings write stuff to gambling drama 'Molly's Game'runs well over two hours -- meticulously details how everything worked, as Moll
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 1 months ago
runs well over two hours -- meticulously details how everything worked, as Molly explains it all to her defense attorney, Charlie Jaffey (Idris Elba), who needs to know everything regarding how and where it all went wrong. That narrative brings... Read more
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