Metacritic Movie Ratings
Trouble With the Curve Reviews

3.0

58

out of 100

Metascore®
Mixed or average reviews
Based on a weighted average of all critic review scores.

A sample of reviews from critics across the country.

  • 80

    out of 100

    The Hollywood ReporterTodd McCarthy

    Eastwood is vastly entertaining as an old-fashioned scout who disdains computers and fancy statistical charts in favor of his own time-tested instincts.

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  • 50

    out of 100

    USA TodayClaudia Puig

    Its title notwithstanding, there's nothing that remotely approaches a narrative curve ball in this tired saga of an aging baseball scout.

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  • 50

    out of 100

    Wall Street JournalJoe Morgenstern

    Trouble With the Curve finally finds its zone when Gus and Mickey find the young baseball prodigy they've been looking for. That doesn't happen until the narrative's last inning, though, too late to save the movie. I'd call it "Neanderthalball."

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  • 42

    out of 100

    Entertainment WeeklyLisa Schwarzbaum

    Even those who don't know a foul tip from a chicken wing will be able to spot the desperate plays.

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