Long Shot (2019) – Movie Review

Review of 2019 movie Long Shot. Seth Rogen and Charlize Theron comedy directed by Jonathan Levine who did the 2011 movie 50/50.

Storyline: When Fred Flarsky reunites with his first crush, one of the most influential women in the world, Charlotte Field, he charms her. As she prepares to make a run for the Presidency, Charlotte hires Fred as her speechwriter and sparks fly.

Director: Jonathan Levine
Writer: Dan Sterling, Liz Hannah

Stars:
Seth Rogen as Fred Flarsky
Charlize Theron as Charlotte Field
O’Shea Jackson Jr. as Lance, Fred’s best friend
June Diane Raphael as Maggie Millikin, one of Charlotte’s two key staffers
Ravi Patel as Tom, one of Charlotte’s two key staffers
Andy Serkis as Parker Wembley
Alexander Skarsgård as James Steward, the Prime Minister of Canada
Bob Odenkirk as President Chambers

Genre: Comedy, Romance
Release Date: May 3, 2019 (Wide Release), March 9, 2019 (SXSW)
Runtime: 2h 05min
Production Companies: Summit Entertainment, Good Universe, Point Grey Pictures, Denver and Delilah Films
Distribution Company: Lionsgate
US MPAA Rating: R

===== REVIEW SCORES =====

DANNYMALT SCORE: 8.0
IMDB Score: N/A
Rotten Tomatoes: 88%
Metascore: 71

Review Scores as of April 18, 2019.

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===== EXTRA INFO =====
Intro & Outro Music in video by Illinois Brass Band “Bach, Toccata and Fugue in D Minor” is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution License.
https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
https://freemusicarchive.org/music/Illinois_Brass_Band/Music_to_Summon_the_Spirits/

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