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4.7
/10
33 Ratings

Play It to the Bone

Directed by Ron Shelton
United States, 2000
Sport, Comedy

Synopsis

Vince and Cesar are a pair of over-the-hill palookas who are last-minute substitutes on a prime Las Vegas boxing card. Driving to Vegas for the big fight, they’re accompanied by their shared girlfriend, whose verbal jabs could knock anyone flat.

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Play It to the Bone Directed by Ron Shelton

Critics reviews

Instead of providing closure the movie just evaporates, but Shelton’s wit and sass keep it flowing, after a fashion. Plot is nothing and character is everything in this sort of setup, and speaking as someone who would rather watch paint spill than blood, I was glued to my seat during the protracted, fairly gruesome climactic slugfest.
January 17, 2000
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