Uncut Gems

Showed at Images 1/24/2020–1/30/2020

Starring: Adam Sandler, Idina Menzel, Kevin Garnett, Lakeith Stanfield, Julia Fox

From acclaimed filmmakers Josh and Benny Safdie comes an electrifying crime thriller about Howard Ratner (Adam Sandler), a charismatic New York City jeweler always on the lookout for the next big score. When he makes a series of high-stakes bets that could lead to the windfall of a lifetime, Howard must perform a precarious high-wire act, balancing business, family, and encroaching adversaries on all sides, in his relentless pursuit of the ultimate win.

  • Director: Ben Safdie and Joshua Safdie
  • Rating: R
  • Runtime: 2 hours 15 minutes
  • Genre: Drama, Thriller, Comedy

“Directed with relentless tension and diamond-hard intelligence by Josh and Benny Safdie (who earlier this month won directing honors from the New York Film Critics Circle), Uncut Gems is a thriller and a character study, a tragedy and a blast.”

– Los Angeles Times