Foxcatcher Synopsis
Olympic wrestler Mark Schultz moves to the du Pont estate to help form a team for the 1988 Olympics. Hoping to focus on his training and step out of the shadow of his revered brother, Dave, he propels toward a tragedy no one could have foreseen.
Read Full Synopsis

Movie Reviews


By Auvaa649
This is one of those movies where you're not sure you like it but can't stop watching it. Rather like a dateline that's most disturbing. Uncomfortably quiet throughout the film and always a stormy...

If accurate to real people involved, why make the movie.

By itla2001
The acting was excellent, the cinematography excellent, the directing and writing excruciating. The pacing was way too slow. The dialog nonexistent. Now maybe it was because he was portraying...

Solid and alarming performances

By FilmFan616
Foxcatcher should be an Oscar contender hands down. From Steve Carrell's unrecognizable turn as John DuPont to Mark Ruffalo's and Channing Tatum's physical embodiment's of the Schultz brothers......

Truly Unwatchable

By aapatton1
A great real-life story completely ruined by exceptionally poor filmmaking. They completely ignored the real-life standoff for two days after the murder with Dupont holed up in his mansion and his...


By daxt21
This is gripping in the most twisted and sickening way. An incredible performance from these three actors. Steve Carell blew me away the most. Bennett Miller is truly genius.....

Really want to see it

By Andrew3322
Want to see what almost exactly what happened to the great legend Dave Shultz...

Brilliant Performances

By mjaltobad424
Foxcatcher was a intricate character study. What would a character study film be without great acting? The answer is boring or ordinary. Foxcatcher is neither. It is so riveting because the acting is...

Steve Carrell Amazing

By carolyn515
Slow paced movie yet it engaged me. Steve Carell gives a haunting performance. He was incredibly creepy. Channing Tatum can actually act....


By acsntn
really really disappointing. Pacing slow, acting uneven, manages to drain all interest from an exciting story...

By brianjay343
great movie...

More Info

Rated R | For Some Drug Use and A Scene of Violence
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Tense, well-acted tale of real-life psychological drama.
Read the Common Sense Media Review