Resilience (2006)

In a stark Los Angeles motel room, a man named Jimmy begins a series of unusual encounters with a call girl. Across town, in the Rampart district, Jimmy's uncle, Hodge, struggles to get by in a dank, run-down flat. When Jimmy tries to… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: November 13, 2007
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Peter Debruge

Arthouse audiences who welcome challenging material will find sustenance in film's fractured narrative and unflinching characterizations.

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Doug Brunell
Film Threat

Resilience moves at a slow, realistic pace, drawing viewers into the story by revealing tiny pieces of it rather than spoon-feeding the audience its plot.

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Jeannette Catsoulis
New York Times

Paul Bojacks dour examination of unexamined lives is a slow-burning morality tale simmering with self-interest.

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Ed Gonzalez
Village Voice

It hurts to rag on something with such a micro-budget, but writer-director Paul Bojack's overlay of stories runs on empty.

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