The true-life story of Mike Lazaridis (Jay Baruchel) and Jim Balsillie (Glenn Howerton), the two men that charted the course of the spectacular rise and catastrophic demise of the world’s first smartphone. With intelligence as sharp as its humor, BlackBerry takes a terrifically entertaining look at the rise and fall of a generation-defining gadget. (R, 1h 59m)
“This is one of those whip-smart, character- and story-driven gems that grabs you from the start and never lets go.” – Richard Roeper, Chicago Sun-Times
“BlackBerry is one of the best business biopics I’ve seen, because it’s fueled by that skepticism; it’s a roller coaster that viewers can enjoy riding all the way up, but it’s not afraid to question its own climax the whole way down.” – David Sims, The Atlantic
98% RT Critics Consensus!