The Card Counter movie review: Oscar Isaac plays a professional gambler in Paul Schrader’s haunting redemption drama

//The Card Counter movie review: Oscar Isaac plays a professional gambler in Paul Schrader’s haunting redemption drama

The Card Counter movie review: Oscar Isaac plays a professional gambler in Paul Schrader’s haunting redemption drama

3.5/5 starsOscar Isaac stars as a professional gambler who takes on a young protégé (Tye Sheridan) to work the US east coast casino circuit in Paul Schrader’s sombre tale of atonement and redemption.Far removed from the glitz and glamour of Ocean’s Eleven or Casino, The Card Counter’s world is a dour one of weekly poker meets and drab motel rooms, where the stakes are low and the returns modest at best for Isaac’s card counter and his fellow players.Tiffany Haddish, in a rare foray outside…

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