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R| 1 hr. 34 min.

Plot Summary
A billiards player ends his friendship with a con man (Chazz Palminteri) who taught him how to play the game.

Cast: Chazz Palminteri , Rick Schroder , Rod Steiger , Michael Rosenbaum , Alison Eastwood , Christopher Walken ,

Director: Mars Callahan

Genres: Drama

Distributor: Samuel Goldwyn Company

Poolhall Junkies (2002)

Release Date: February 28th, 2003|1 hr. 34 min.

critic reviews (10)
fan reviews ( 1 )
  • 38
    Jack Mathews New York Daily News

    Stole so many details from the earlier film, "The Hustler," that you have to think of it as either a bad parody or an unfortunate homage. show more

  • 75
    Roger Ebert Chicago Sun-Times

    One of the things I like best about Poolhall Junkies is its lack of grim desperation. show more

  • 50
    Robert K. Elder Chicago Tribune

    Like too many sports-related movies, this one falls back on that One Big Game, the final score that will set everything right. show more

  • March 06, 2012 hechtbooks
    Report This User

    Slow, boring, characters not impressive at all.

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