The Poor and Hungry
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The Poor and Hungry
In this gritty independent drama, Eli (Eric Tate) is a car thief who works for Mr. Coles (John Still), the owner of a not entirely legit salvage shop. Eli has begun to have qualms about his career, and one day, after stealing a car from Amanda (Lake Latimer), an attractive young music student, he's wracked with remorse, and when he meets Amanda at an impound yard where she hoped to find her car, he offers her a ride home. A romance begins to blossom between Eli and Amanda, but as Eli tries to tear himself away from his life of crime, another woman named Harper (Lindsey Roberts) tries to… More

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"Brewer's storytelling instincts are sure, his visual sense is keen and he gets convincing performances from all his actors -- a rare achievement at this beginner's level of feature filmmaking."
‑ John Beifuss, Commercial Appeal (Memphis, TN)
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