Deal Synopsis
A former card shark (Burt Reynolds) strikes a bargain with an up-and-coming player (Bret Harrison).
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Boston Globe

By Wesley Morris
Deal doesn't really care about the characters as much as it does the World Poker Championships, where Tommy and Alex end up. Once we get...
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50

L.A. Weekly

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When you're working with clearly conventional material, it helps to attack it from a cockeyed angle or at least adopt a gritty, lived-in...
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50

Chicago Reader

By J.R. Jones
The main pleasure of this high-stakes-poker drama is watching a septuagenarian Burt Reynolds effortlessly revive his 70s screen persona as...
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50

ReelViews

By James Berardinelli
There's no compelling reason to see Deal. Everything it offers is familiar to the extent where even though it's not a remake, it feels like...
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40

The Hollywood Reporter

By Michael Rechtshaffen
The dull production obviously sees itself as an updated "Cincinnati Kid" for the World Poker Tour set, but the end result and its...
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40

Variety

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Public fascination with Texas Hold 'em and other poker variations will likely bolster B.O., though more discriminating auds may choose to...
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38

Chicago Tribune

By Michael Phillips
Moving slowly these days, Reynolds does less than no acting in this role, and he’s still the best thing in Deal.
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30

Los Angeles Times

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The direction by Gil Cates Jr. is inept at best, and the script by Cates and Marc Weinstock seems to operate under the assumption that...
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25

The A.V. Club

By Scott Tobias
To think that a semi-major studio financed a production this low-rent and listless is amazing: Since when did MGM start making student...
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Shuffle Off to The Theater And See "DEAL":

By jimchudnow
Flushed with anticipation, I went to an advance preview of “DEAL”. Wanting to give you the straight dope about the film (in case I was “carded” in any way), I carefully watched as BURT REYNOLDS...

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By TONAHO93
ITS GOOD PERFORMANCE AND GOOD QUALITY...

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By silentdragon
This by far was one of the stupidest movies that I have ever paid to see...Being a big poker fan and player, I thought what the heck...Burt cant be that bad.....BUT HE WAS!!!! the blandest...

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By kcherry
We found it entertaining. Certainly not an Academy Award movie, but it was entertaining and better than the critics indicated. Acting by the key young actor was not superb, but otherwise, we...

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By eacevedo99
I though that the movie was horrible, the story line was just not good at all....

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Rated PG-13 | For language, sexual content and brief drug use