Chain Link
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Chain Link
An ex-convict attempting to atone for his past and start a family gets involved with a series of crimes that threaten to drag him down while destroying any chance for a happy life. Prison was hard, but now that Anthony (Mark Irvingsen) has a second shot at life, he's determined to make it work. After moving in with his mother (Jody Jaress), Anthony attempts to raise enough money to purchase a place of his own. If he can make that happen, he could invite his son (Luciano Rauso) to come live with him. But the road to hell is paved with good intentions, and despite the fact that Anthony's… More

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Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"The writer-director's self-described emphasis on "performance over perfection in image" nets mixed results."
‑ Gary Goldstein, Los Angeles Times
"Reynolds should consider Chain Link a successful first effort and call it a victory."
‑ Mark Keizer, Boxoffice Magazine
"Although Reynolds' script sometimes slips into sentimentality and entertains the odd delusion of grandeur, the film mostly presents a spare, refreshingly clear-eyed depiction of a deadbeat's downward spiral."
‑ Kristi Mitsuda, L.A. Weekly
"Dylan Reynolds' rough, intimate drama that struggles to make a downhill life seem something more than just inevitable."
‑ Robert Koehler, Variety
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