Jessica Chastain and Aaron Sorkin Make Molly’s Game a Rouser
Published: December 22, 2017
Aaron Sorkin makes his feature-film directorial debut with Molly’s Game, based on the memoir of a super-high-stakes poker impresario named Molly Bloom. Don’t expect lengthy, searching pauses for Sorkin’s camera to explore the milieu. He doesn’t trust pauses — he’s probably afraid he’ll lose us if he takes his foot off the gas.