Redemption is the long game in Paul Schrader’s THE CARD COUNTER. Told with Schrader’s trademark cinematic intensity, the revenge thriller tells the story of an ex-military interrogator turned gambler haunted by the ghosts of his past decisions, and features riveting performances from stars Oscar Isaac, Tiffany Haddish, Tye Sheridan and Willem Dafoe.
R, 119 min.
"It's a supremely compelling tale leavened by its wry humour and a subtle commentary on the essential emptiness of American life." - Little White lies
"So this is a movie that, of course, is about much more than poker." - RogerEbert.com