Hopscotch [Criterion Collection] ()

directed by Ronald Neame
featuring Walter Matthau, Glenda Jackson, Ned Beatty, Sam Waterston, Herbert Lom

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Walter Matthau plays a CIA agent who's been confined by office politics to a desk job. The disgruntled Matthau quits the service and heads to Europe, where he links up with former lover (an fellow ex-agent) Glenda Jackson. All goes smoothly until Matthau acts on the advice of yet another retired agent, Russian Herbert Lom, who suggests that Matthau write a tell-all autobiography. Spitefully, Matthau sends out copies of his first chapter to the heads of the CIA agencies throughout the world--and from that point on, he and ...


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Don P

Apr 29, 2015

Delightful cautionary tale

Suspenseful and uproarious. You don't know how (or whether) the hero manages it until the end, and he's a great renegade champion of lone-wolf decency against a powerful disgusting system.


Aug 19, 2010

Great comedy

Walter Matthau was a master of comedy and HOPSCOTCH is one of his most entertaining comedies. Pure fun.

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