• TIFF Review 2019: UNCUT GEMS Is A Raw, Demented Masterpiece

    9 days ago - By Birth Movies Death

    The Safdie Brothers' latest New York odyssey revolves around a career-best Adam Sandler performance.
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  • ‘Uncut Gems' Film Review: Adam Sandler Is a Memorable Mess in Safdie Brothers' Wild Ride

    ‘Uncut Gems' Film Review: Adam Sandler Is a Memorable Mess in Safdie Brothers' Wild Ride

    9 days ago - By The Wrap

    If you're looking for cinematic tour guides to the road to ruin, you can't do much better than Josh and Benny Safdie. The New York-based indie filmmaker brothers are masters of a certain type of adrenalized, immersive storytelling that puts us up close with characters whose default mode is desperation.
    Two years ago, they rocked Cannes with the heist-gone-wrong thriller “Good Time,” starring a mesmerizing Robert Pattinson. And this year, they've hit Telluride and now Toronto with “Uncut Gems,” a blast-furnace character study starring Adam Sandler as a New York jewelry salesman with an...
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