Chain Link
Chain Link (2008)

An ex-convict attempting to atone for his past and start a family gets involved with a series of crimes that threaten to drag him down while destroying any chance for a happy life. Prison was hard, but now that Anthony (Mark Irvingsen) has… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Genre: Drama
Release Date: April 1, 2008
DVD Release Date: April 7, 2009
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Gary Goldstein
Los Angeles Times

The writer-director's self-described emphasis on "performance over perfection in image" nets mixed results.

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Mark Keizer
Boxoffice Magazine

Reynolds should consider Chain Link a successful first effort and call it a victory.

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Kristi Mitsuda
L.A. Weekly

Although Reynolds' script sometimes slips into sentimentality and entertains the odd delusion of grandeur, the film mostly presents a spare, refreshingly clear-eyed depiction of a deadbeat's downward spiral.

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Robert Koehler

Dylan Reynolds' rough, intimate drama that struggles to make a downhill life seem something more than just inevitable.

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