Saint John of Las Vegas Synopsis
An ex-gambler (Steve Buscemi) returns to Las Vegas to investigate an insurance claim.
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Chicago Tribune

By Michael Phillips
I like its devotion to the drab outskirts of Sin City, and Buscemi's performance is right up his alley without being entirely predictable.
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New York Post

By Kyle Smith
Buscemi is appealing as always, but the movie, is only sporadically funny.
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Boston Globe

By Janice Page
The best thing about Saint John of Las Vegas is that it makes you really appreciate guys like David Lynch and Joel and Ethan Coen.
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Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
This movie is all elbows. Nothing fits. It doesn't add up. It has some terrific free-standing scenes, but they need more to lean on.
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Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
First-time director and screenwriter Hue Rhodes shows no discernible talent for dialogue, humor and, especially, pacing.
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The Hollywood Reporter

By Sheri Linden
The movie is a letdown, stringing together pointless episodes to little effect. It's the kind of thinly conceived, quirk-for-quirk's-sake...
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San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
Saint John of Las Vegas was a bad script that somehow got made into a bad movie with good people in it.
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The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

By Liam Lacey
A funereally unfunny comedy.
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Wall Street Journal

By Joe Morgenstern
The writing is semicoherent at best, and the buddies of this meandering road trip are not only mismatched but dislikable.
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Entertainment Weekly

With stars like Steve Buscemi and Sarah Silverman and big-fish producers such as Spike Lee and Stanley Tucci on board, you'd think this...
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St John of Las Vegas

By tbahl
Saw this movie at CineVegas. Absolutely hilarious from the start and never slows down. Keeps you in the movie every second. Bescemi at the top of his game, Silverman as cute, funny and oddly sexy...

Five Word Review

By afort
Awesome Funny Touching Buschemi! Silverman...

Five Word Review

By Angel8888
Steve Buscemi At His Best...

Two Thumbs Up!

By KeeseeA
Lot of fun. Good story line with great acting by Malco and Buscemi! If it's playing in a theater near you, it's definitely worth the price of admission. It's time for the perculator! haha...

Fantastic and Fun!

By UnclDanMan
My wife and I really enjoyed this movie. The story is quirky, arts, and interesting. The cast is superb, as is the artistic look and feel. We didn't even pick up on the wonderful parallels to...

Five Word Review

By Numaboa
Buscemi Silverman Malco Dinklage Fun!...

Bad Film, Good Acting

By Vidal_Benbasat
If you want to go ****/ when you watch the actual film. My rating: 6/10...

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By sumitchh
Steve Buscemi at his best...

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By HueRhodes
Thanks for watching my film...

Very good

By klink_kevin
Definitely enjoyed this movie and so did my wife....

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Rated R | For language and some nudity