POSTERS

Preview: Lay the Favorite (2012)

Synopsis:

An innocent woman finds herself mixed up in a bookmaking operation where she works hard to make something of herself even when the threat of being busted emerges.

  • Poster: D+

Review:

Four panels of ennui, the design may feature recognizable actors, but will anyone really care?

  • Trailer: C+

Review:

The trailer makes this look like an ill-advised comedy from a third-rate creative force featuring first-rate actors in second-rate performances.

Oscar Prospects:

None.

Release Date:

  • December 7, 2012