100

Chicago Tribune

By Michael Wilmington
You can't praise highly enough the contributions of the ensemble--De Niro and Pesci especially--but it's Scorsese's triumph. [22 November 1995, Tempo, p.1]
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100

Variety

Possesses a stylistic boldness and verisimilitude that is virtually matchless.
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100

Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
Scorsese tells his story with the energy and pacing he's famous for, and with a wealth of little details that feel just right.
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90

Film.com

By Sean Means
Eye-popping, exhilarating and occasionally a bit stomach-churning.
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90

Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
Whether or not Casino meets your expectations, it delivers the rush you only get from an audacious gamble.
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88

ReelViews

By James Berardinelli
Several flaws, mostly minor, keep Casino on a plateau slightly below that of the director's best (Mean Streets, Raging Bull, Taxi Driver, Goodfellas).
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88

USA Today

By Mike Clark
A 2-hour classic wrongfully stretched into three.
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75

The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

By Rick Groen
Visually impressive, splendidly performed, thematically significant, this is a movie in full possession of every key cinematic asset except one -- a solid script. Casino is a polished vehicle with an untuned engine.
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60

TV Guide

An accomplished film that carries with it the unshakable feeling that we've seen it all before.
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50

San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
It's an ambitious film -- but also a scattered, unfocused one.
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73 out of 100
Generally favorable reviews
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