Sight and Sound - 12/01/1996
"...[Franz is] remarkable..."
Entertainment Weekly - 10/04/1996
"...Hoffman and Franz act their tushies off.." -- Rating: B
Variety - 09/02/1996
"...A finely etched character study....Franz brings to the part both a lowlife grittiness and the sense of an inner core of integrity..."
A plot to steal a potentially valuable buffalo-head nickel binds together two mistrusting, disaffected schlubs and their young, would-be accomplice. David Mamet adapted the screenplay from his hard-biting 1975 stage play.
Big City |
Character Study |
Scams And Cons |
Social Issues |
Stage Play |