Craigslist Joe
Craigslist Joe (2012)

In a time when America's economy and sense of community were crumbling, one guy left everything behind - to see if he could survive solely on the support of the 21st century's new town square: Craigslist. As of recent, the United… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: August 2, 2012
DVD Release Date: October 29, 2012
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Critic Score: 20% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Scott Tobias
AV Club

It's an inspiring experience. For him.

Brent Simon

A generally agreeable but perhaps hopelessly meandering nonfiction snapshot of one guy's attempt to hit the road for 31 days and live off the alms of America's new, digital age thrift store.

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Dennis Harvey

The briskly edited docu seldom stops long enough to let Joe's new friends (identified only by first name) make anything beyond the most superficial impressions.

Diego Semerene
Slant Magazine

As hard as he tries, we never truly believe there's a lot at stake for Garner, who seems to cruise through America like a gringo taking a favela tour in Rio.

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Ernest Hardy
Village Voice

Craigslist Joe is sweet, moving, and frustrating.

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Flixster Audience Score: 64% Flixster User Reviews
Nicki Marie
Interesting, but patchy. The most moving part for me was the ex-actress with cancer and hoarding tendencies. I wasn't really surprised by the results… More
Spencer S.
This sugar sweet documentary about the decency of human kindness comes from Joseph Garner, a man who lived off the good tidings of strangers for an entire… More
Alex roy
Craigslist Joe is one of those documentaries that has an interesting idea, but leaves you wanting more. I enjoyed watching it, and it was really wonderful to… More