Yonkers Joe Synopsis
A dice hustler's family gets in the way of his last grab for a big score in Vegas.
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The A.V. Club

By Noel Murray
Yonkers Joe is largely concerned with the delicate balance between a crook's business life and his personal life--a balance the movie...
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50

New York Post

By Lou Lumenick
An extremely awkward cross between "Ocean's Eleven" and "Rain Man."
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50

The New York Times

By Stephen Holden
For all its attention to detail, Yonkers Joe isn't half as tough as it pretends to be. The real story of these bottom-feeders and the sad...
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50

Village Voice

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Lahti burns through a thinly written role with a surprising level of warmth and humanity.
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50

Los Angeles Times

A mash-up of indie-film tropes.
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25

San Francisco Chronicle

By Peter Stack
Yonkers Joe is incoherent, succeeding neither as an exciting gambling ride nor a touching family story.
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GREAT FILM - MUST SEE

By joribo
This is a really terrific movie. I went to see it in LA and it blew away. I never knew people could make and living like this and the family drama was very movie,...

Definitely worth seeing

By Vegasviny
Palmentiri was gritty and Guiry was very convincing. Great cast all around....

Five Word Review

By rita1043leopard
Guiry's performance was spectacularly believable...

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Rated R | For language including sexual references