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The Player

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7.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes Logo98%
Comedy Crime 
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Rated: 18+ (R)19922h 4mOn: The Criterion Channel Tags: Based on Books Adaptation Country: America

A Hollywood studio executive is being sent death threats by a writer whose script he rejected - but which one?The Player featuring Tim Robbins and Greta Scacchi is streaming with subscription on The Criterion Channel, available for rent or purchase on iTunes, available for rent or purchase on Google Play, and 2 others. It's a comedy and crime movie with a very high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 98% and a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.5 (50,644 votes).

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Available to stream on a subscription service (The Criterion Channel).

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Available to rent or buy from $2.99 on 4 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 1 other).

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#1,477 Ranked Movie

#72 Ranked in Movies on The Criterion Channel

#191 Ranked in Based on Books Movies

#329 Ranked in Crime Movies

The Player has a very high Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 98% and a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.5 (50,644 votes). The movie is popular with Reelgood users lately.

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