Inhale (2010)

Every day, rising Santa Fe District Attorney Paul Stanton and his wife, Diane, wait for word that there's a donor for their daughter, Chloe. Diagnosed with a rare degenerative condition, Chloe is on a long list to receive a double lung… More

Rated: R
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Release Date: January 25, 2011
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Critic Score: 39% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Joe Neumaier
New York Daily News

The film soon traffics in "Babel"-style cultural crises and melodrama. Still, as a tale of parental desperation and the cost of conscience, "Inhale" comes from a thought-provoking place.

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Joe Morgenstern
Wall Street Journal

All of the beatings, betrayals and bitter ironies leave a bad taste in your head.

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David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews inherently compelling premise...

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Lou Lumenick
New York Post

Milks the very real problem of "organ tourism" for all the melodrama and car chases it's worth.

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Gary Goldstein
Los Angeles Times

It takes a while to get there, but Inhale eventually emerges as a tense and morally complex thriller with a devastating twist.

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John Esther
UR Chicago Magazine

An action packed film increasingly offering more and larger dilemmas, director Baltasar Kormakur's film sets itself off for one big payoff...

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Stephen Holden
New York Times

Filmed in a semi-documentary style, it fitfully aspires to moral seriousness.

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Scott Tobias
AV Club

It's neither remotely convincing as true-to-life drama or lurid and propulsive enough to work as exploitation. It's just bad.

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Annlee Ellingson
Moving Pictures Magazine

The film's final moments are still a sock to the gut, but the central dilemma would have been more acute had some of the details been left to imagination.

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Cynthia S.
A lesson in morality here. Even I was torn between right and wrong at the end of this...and I consider myself a rather good, moral person. Well done. Great… More
Manu Gino
A couple goes to dangerous lengths to find a lung donor for their daughter. Great Film! Acting was really good from everyone and the story is just gut… More
Brian De Guelle
A interesting movie with a good performance from the ever underrated Dermot Mulroney. The movie runs along at a steady pace and as a powerful story to tell. In… More