100 Proof
100 Proof (1997)

Based in part on an actual incident, the independent drama 100 Proof records one especially bad day in the lives of Rae (Pamela Stewart) and Carla (Tara Bellando), two tough but misused women living in a small Kentucky town. Rae and Carla… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Genre: Drama
DVD Release Date: March 26, 1999
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Critic Score: 60% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
John Petrakis
Chicago Tribune

It's quite mesmerizing to watch these two lost souls trade in their last gasp at salvation for a bottle of cheap hooch and a noseful of cocaine.

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Stephen Holden
New York Times

Nothing is really explained. You are just plunked into the middle of this infinitely sullen slice of life. It isn't long before the characters' boredom and accumulated hostility begin to seep into you.

Joe Leydon

Technically crude but dramatically riveting.

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Ken Fox
TV Guide

Abetted by its zero-budget look and feel, the film attains the dirty, hyperrealism of a reality based cop show, but with a surprising touch of quiet compassion.

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Lisa Alspector
Chicago Reader

Because he has little to say about the relationship between human potential and behavior beyond the pointedly altered adage, Horton's themes are as limited as the horizons of his characters.

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Stacy Avary
'100 Proof' in one word: "Disturbing." There seemed to be unfinished business in this movie that didn't get resolved. It didn't… More