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The Drop

R| 1 hr. 47 min.

Plot Summary

'The Drop' THE DROP follows lonely bartender Bob Saginowski (TOM HARDY) through a covert scheme of funneling cash to local gangsters – “money drops” in the underworld of Brooklyn bars.  Under the heavy hand of his employer and cousin Marv (JAMES GANDOLFINI), Bob finds himself at the center of a robbery gone awry and entwined in an investigation that digs deep into the neighborhood’s past.  Also featuring Noomi Rapace, Matthias Schoenaerts, Ann Dowd and John Ortiz.

Cast: Tom Hardy , Noomi Rapace , James Gandolfini , Matthias Schoenaerts , John Ortiz , Ann Dowd , Michael Aronov , James Frecheville

Director: Michaël R. Roskam

Genres: Crime drama

Distributor: Fox Searchlight

The Drop (2014)

Release Date: September 12th, 2014|1 hr. 47 min.

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fan reviews ( 26 )
  • Though The Drop covers familiar ground, it simmers with charged emotion. The image that lingers belongs to Gandolfini. show more

  • Hardy's performance takes a little bit of the sting away from seeing Gandolfini perform on a big screen for the last time. As irreplaceable as Gandolfini may be, it's invigorating to see a young actor elevating to similar heights right before your eyes. show more

  • Mr. Hardy's Brooklyn accent is not only flawless — a Londoner by birth, he's a vocal chameleon who played a Welshman in "Locke" — but tinged, I do believe, with a blithe, spot-on tribute to a blue-collar guy from another borough, Ernest Borgnine's immortal Marty. Here's a far-from-minor performance by a major star in the making. show more

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  • September 25, 2014 Paul
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    Love a good gangster movie. Loved the ending. And as the owner of a Blue Nose Pit Bull, loved the dog. Also as a huge Soprano's fan, seeing Gandolphini as a guy that basically wanted to be Tony Soprano was kind of cool. 2 Thumbs up from me. We miss you Tony, PL

  • September 25, 2014 Eric Goldin
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    I'm from New York and they got the accents all wrong, except for Jim. I liked the puppy, though.

  • September 25, 2014 Eric Goldin
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    I liked the puppy.

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