Is 'Uncut Gems' A Tense Gambler's Tale? You Bet A gambler, a rock, a ring, and Kevin Garnett are the primary ingredients in Uncut Gems, a thriller directed by Josh and Benny Safdie. Adam Sandler stars as compulsive gambler Howard Ratner, and the film is so tense that calling it tense seems completely inadequate.
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We're Ride Or Diamond For 'Uncut Gems'

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We're Ride Or Diamond For 'Uncut Gems'

We're Ride Or Diamond For 'Uncut Gems'

We're Ride Or Diamond For 'Uncut Gems'

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A gambler, a rock, a ring, and Kevin Garnett are the primary ingredients in Uncut Gems, a thriller directed by Josh and Benny Safdie. Adam Sandler stars as compulsive gambler Howard Ratner, and the film is so tense that calling it tense seems completely inadequate.

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