Norman (Norman: The Moderate Rise and Tragic Fall of a New York Fixer) (2017) - Rotten Tomatoes

Norman (Norman: The Moderate Rise and Tragic Fall of a New York Fixer)2017

Norman (Norman: The Moderate Rise and Tragic Fall of a New York Fixer) (2017)

TOMATOMETER

AUDIENCE SCORE

Critic Consensus: Norman's elegantly told story is brought brilliantly to life by a quietly powerful performance from Richard Gere.

Norman (Norman: The Moderate Rise and Tragic Fall of a New York Fixer) Videos

Norman (Norman: The Moderate Rise and Tragic Fall of a New York Fixer) Photos

Movie Info

Persistent wheeler-dealer Norman (Richard Gere) falls in with an Israeli politician (Lior Ashkenazi) on the rise. When the politician is elected prime minister, Norman rises in esteem with the New York Jewish community, even though his social connections might only be a sham.

Watch it now

Cast

Richard Gere
as Norman Oppenheimer
Lior Ashkenazi
as Micha Eshel
Michael Sheen
as Philip Cohen
Dan Stevens
as Bill Kavish
Steve Buscemi
as Rabbi Blumenthal
Hank Azaria
as Srul Katz
Josh Charles
as Arthur Taub
Dov Glickman
as Ron Maor
Miranda Bailey
as Taub's Assistant
Scott Shepherd
as Bruce Schwartz
Jonathan Avigdori
as Lior Keshet
Caitlin O'Connell
as Sister Agnes
Harris Yulin
as Jo Wilf
Andrew Polk
as Marty Schiff
George Pupo
as Luis Pascual
Maryann Urbano
as Barbara Klein
Jay Patterson
as Amos Chertoff
D.C. Anderson
as Bob Easterly
Davidé Borella
as Ariel De La Pelgula
View All

News & Interviews for Norman (Norman: The Moderate Rise and Tragic Fall of a New York Fixer)

Critic Reviews for Norman (Norman: The Moderate Rise and Tragic Fall of a New York Fixer)

All Critics (125) | Top Critics (40)

It's a light-footed shimmy of a performance from Gere, who connects us with an unexpected dignity in the soul of this professional parasite.

June 11, 2017 | Rating: 3/5 | Full Review…

I've had enough of Gere's breathtaking golden years tour de force performances. Because they're starting to look like screen-chewing.

June 9, 2017 | Rating: 2/5 | Full Review…

Cedar might have built up a broader satirical thesis from all this wheeling and dealing, but he's happy to let the film rest gently on Gere's shoulders - these days, a pretty safe foundation.

June 8, 2017 | Rating: 3/5 | Full Review…

It's like an Arthur Miller play gone large-screen, complete with act divisions, and Israeli writer-director Joseph Cedar's script has a Miller-worthy density of moral wit.

June 8, 2017 | Rating: 4/5 | Full Review…

We're in a cut-throat world of politics and schmoozing but the wistful music and playful chapter titles give the film the feel of a folk tale or of a slightly darker version of a Woody Allen comedy.

June 7, 2017 | Rating: 4/5 | Full Review…

Sophisticated, classy and well-acted, this is proof positive that smart storytelling can still be found outside a box set.

June 2, 2017 | Rating: 3/5 | Full Review…

Audience Reviews for Norman (Norman: The Moderate Rise and Tragic Fall of a New York Fixer)

There are no featured audience reviews yet. Click the link below to see what others say about Norman (Norman: The Moderate Rise and Tragic Fall of a New York Fixer)!

Norman (Norman: The Moderate Rise and Tragic Fall of a New York Fixer) Quotes

There are no approved quotes yet for this movie.

News & Features