The Player

The Player

"Everything you've heard is true!"
  • R
  • 1992
  • 2 hr 4 min
  • 7.5  (54,568)
  • 86

Griffin Mill is on top in the world of Hollywood. Griffin is the man that all screenwriters want to talk to because Griffin has the connections they need. This goes terribly wrong when Griffin tells a particular writer he will call him back but does not. This writer, after believing Mr. Mill is a great person, becomes angry and starts sending Mr. Mill death threats via faxes. This happens all the time, and Griffin does not know what to do at this point. Meanwhile, Griffin is dealing with too many screenwriters at one time, his girlfriend is more worried about herself then their relationship, and he has to constantly watch his back because he is afraid of being killed. Mill has to try his best to hold his head high while all of this chaos echoes around him. Mr. Mill has some tough decisions to make and he needs to make them in a hurry.

The Player
The Player (Trailer 1)
The Player (Trailer 1)

Trailer - 30 sec

The Player
The Player

Trailer - 2 min 2 sec

Description
Griffin Mill is on top in the world of Hollywood. Griffin is the man that all screenwriters want to talk to because Griffin has the connections they need. This goes terribly wrong when Griffin tells a particular writer he will call him back but does not. This writer, after believing Mr. Mill is a great person, becomes angry and starts sending Mr. Mill death threats via faxes. This happens all the time, and Griffin does not know what to do at this point.

Meanwhile, Griffin is dealing with too many screenwriters at one time, his girlfriend is more worried about herself then their relationship, and he has to constantly watch his back because he is afraid of being killed.

Mill has to try his best to hold his head high while all of this chaos echoes around him. Mr. Mill has some tough decisions to make and he needs to make them in a hurry.

The Player is a 1992 comedy with a runtime of 2 hours and 4 minutes. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.5 and a MetaScore of 86.

The Player is available to watch free on IMDb TV. It's also available to stream, download and buy on demand at HBO Max, Amazon, Google Play, Apple TV, YouTube VOD and Vudu. Some platforms allow you to rent The Player for a limited time or purchase the movie and download it to your device.

  • Release Date
    1992
  • MPAA Rating
    R
  • Runtime
    2 hr 4 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    7.5  (54,568)
  • Metascore
    86