Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 1 April 2016. not much is probably spent making this film but sometimes that is a good thing. Honeslty a remarkable film with equally fantastic story tellimg and acting. 'The Trial of the Chicago 7' True Story: How Accurate is Aaron Sorkin’s Netflix Film? It also analyses reviews to verify trustworthiness. Low budget, character driven narrative about fringe people, trapped in circumstance, doing what they can to get by. Prime members enjoy FREE Delivery and exclusive access to music, movies, TV shows, original audio series, and Kindle books. I thought this was going to be a "meh" type of movie judging the previews. I wouldn't recommend this as a "must see" to anyone, but if you have some time to spare it's not terrible to watch. The small number of critics (7) with reviews on Metacritic hated this film, with an overall score of 26. Not worth the money. 2,212, This story has been shared 1,205 times. Little suspenseful and great acting. I went into this not really knowing what to expect - but I was excited! Safelight ( 6 ) 5.9 1h 22min 2016 Charles (Evan Peters) is a high school senior with physical challenges, Vickie (Juno Temple) is a troubled runaway turning tricks at a truck stop, and Skid (Kevin Alejandro) is her dangerously psychotic pimp, who has a huge chip on his shoulder. Both the lead characters benefit from their unlikely friendship. It's not the best film you will ever see but if you like gentle dramas then you could do worse than watch this. The movie overall is just alright. Juno's character has a lot of mystery and just general confusion that you're stuck with from the beginning to the end. The paths of three desperate individuals perilously cross in a dusty desert town. Reviewed in the United States on November 28, 2015. A well served slice of spoiled apple pie Americana, Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 5 September 2019. Issa Rae's 'SNL' Prom Night Debut Didn't Go All The Way, But Rae Shouldn't Feel 'Insecure' About That, Where to Watch '17 Again' For Free Online, Stream It Or Skip It: 'The Trial of the Chicago 7' on Netflix, Aaron Sorkin's Witty Take on a Notorious Travesty of Justice, Stream It Or Skip It: 'What The Constitution Means To Me' On Amazon Prime Video, A Winning Argument For Civic Engagement, The True Story Behind Disney+'s 'Clouds:' How Zach Sobiech Lived On Through Music, Stream It Or Skip It: 'Kajillionaire' on VOD, Starring Evan Rachel Wood as the Outcast Among a Family of Outcasts, Stream It Or Skip It: 'Clouds' on Disney+, a True-Story Cancer Drama Guaranteed to Destroy Reams of Kleenex. Evan's character, who I thought would at least have some character development, seemed to stall out. Here he comes into contact with Vickie (Juno Temple) a young runaway and Skid (Kevin Alejandro) her frighteningly out of control pimp. Charles (Evan Peters) is a high school senior with physical challenges, Vickie (Juno Temple) is a troubled runaway turning tricks at a truck stop, and Skid (Kevin Alejandro) is her dangerously psychotic pimp, who has a huge chip on his shoulder. A teenage boy and girl discover a renewed sense of possibility as they go on a road trip to photograph lighthouses along the California coast. 4,501, This story has been shared 3,122 times. © 1996-2020, Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. Instead, our system considers things like how recent a review is and if the reviewer bought the item on Amazon. Rentals include 30 days to start watching this video and 48 hours to finish once started. I really enjoy this movie! 837, This story has been shared 607 times. As far as the overall theme or plot within this movie - I found myself being a little confused by the way things were set up. It's not the best film you will ever see but if you like gentle dramas then you could do worse than watch this. The items was exactly as promised and a very fast delivery. After reading the Metacritic reviews, I thought maybe I'd thrown my quarter away, but I enjoyed watching the film and thought it had a good heart. Sorry, there was a problem saving your cookie preferences. Prime members enjoy fast & free shipping, unlimited streaming of movies and TV shows with Prime Video and many more exclusive benefits. This was poorly edited, jumped from scene to scene. Depending on your point of view this movie could be seen as life-affirming inspirational because all the group eke as much pleasure from their existences as possible, or thoroughly depressing because there is obviously no way out for any of them. Wait till you dont have to pay extra for it. Select the department you want to search in. It was so great seeing Evan Peters in a different role outside of AHS. 2,800, This story has been shared 2,212 times. The trailer peaked my interest into learning about the story more. Reviewed in the United States on December 27, 2018. There's a problem loading this menu at the moment.