Broken (2007)

A waitress looking to make good on a series of bad life choices finds her noble quest for redemption stifled when a deeply disturbed ex-boyfriend comes looking to win her back in this dark psychological drama from director Alan White. Hope… More

Rated: R
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Release Date: November 20, 2007
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Critic Score: 12% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Jessica Reaves
Chicago Tribune

[The] script is so uneven that the result is like watching four different, equally bad, movies.

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Scott Tobias
AV Club

Heather Graham's would-be singer-songwriter in Broken is a walking cliché in a film overstuffed with them.

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Amy Nicholson
Boxoffice Magazine

Formulaic soap opera has the makings of camp but the heart of an after-school special.

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Los Angeles Times

Broken is a pretentiously time-fragmented, tedious slog.

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Kyle Smith
New York Post

Tiresome and turgid, Broken has nothing to say and says it slowly. Even the sex scenes are a bore.

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David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews

...a fairly tedious and thoroughly familiar portrait of drug abuse.

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Jim Emerson
Chicago Sun-Times

'Why?' you may wonder as the end credits roll on director Alan White's Broken.

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Jack Mathews
New York Daily News

Ideas aren't enough to overcome a badly organized structure and often stilted acting.

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Marc Savlov
Austin Chronicle

Broken has little of any great substance to add to the old truism that L.A. eats its young (especially those who just got off the bus from Ohio) and then picks its teeth with their hopes and dreams.

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Flixster Audience Score: 33% Flixster User Reviews
Nicki Marie
Interesting movie - I'm not sure why, but from the cover I was expecting a b-grade horror, which this definitely isn't. Actually it was much better… More
Leo L
Great movie! Interesting story plot. Heather Graham stars, and portrays an intriguing character. Good music. A must-see!