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8.8

Universal acclaim- based on 71 Ratings

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  3. Negative: 3 out of 71

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Metascore
83

Universal acclaim - based on 23 Critics

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  1. As impressive as it is geeky. Most of the principal characters look like they haven't seen daylight since "Pac-Man Fever" was on the charts.
  2. 88
    A portrait of two different men whose compulsion for Donkey Kong is hilarious.
  3. 75
    A nuanced study in obsession, dedication, manipulation, ethics and how the all-American need to be the best at something -- anything -- can shape a life.