You Might as Well Live
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You Might as Well Live
A certified loser sets out to prove that he's "a real somebody" by procuring the three items that his childhood hero claims every winner has in this morbid comedy from writer/director Simon R. Ennis. Hard as he may try, Robert R. Mutt (Joshua Pearce) can never catch an even break; after failing to take his own life, he's kicked out of Riverside Mental Hospital for being too happy. Desperate to live up to his potential and prove that he's not a loser, Robert seeks out the advice of former local baseball superstar Clinton Manitoba (Michael Madsen). According to Clinton,… More

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Rotten Tomatoes Score: 67%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"While it's seldom uproarious, there's steady amusement in the luckless protag's rise from universally proclaimed "biggest douchebag" to ... well, anything would be an improvement."
‑ Dennis Harvey, Variety
"It's clear right from the get-go that You Might As Well Live has been designed to appeal to a very specific sense of humor..."
‑ David Nusair, Reel Film Reviews
"A tightly scripted comedy on the fast track to a very twisted happy ending."
‑ Jennie Punter, Globe and Mail
"The entire experience of You Might As Well Live is like one of those "Dark Comedy" nights at a sketch club, written on the fly by the most demented people in the room."
‑ Jim Slotek, Jam! Movies
"No recent Canadian movie so richly deserves a dedicated cult of admirers as You Might As Well Live."
‑ Jason Anderson, Toronto Star
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