Producer: Wren Arthur, Joshua M. Cohen, Leah Holzer
Writer: Oren Moverman, Natalia Smirnoff
Release Date: Jul 27, 2018
Runtime: 1hr 43m
See if you can put this together: Agnes (Kelly Macdonald), a relatively quiet and unsure woman who can barely operate an iPhone, receives a jigsaw puzzle for her birthday. Completing it in what seems to be record time, she realizes she’s quite talented at the art of jigsaw puzzling. Cut to her traveling to New York City to find more puzzles, and connecting with champion puzzler Robert (Irfan Khan), who is recovering from the departure of his former partner/wife. Puzzled? Well, if you guessed that they head off together to a puzzle tournament in Atlantic City, then you’re quite talented as well! How do all the pieces fit together at the end? You’ll have to see the film.
Danny L. Chapman
Did You Know?
The box used for the iPhone she gets as a gift is for a silver iPhone 6S but the iPhone she uses throughout the movie is a gold iPhone 7.
Robert: When you complete a puzzle, you know that you have made all of the right choices.