Detonator (2014)

In this gritty Philadelphia-based thriller, Sully (Lawrence Michael Levine), former frontman of a once prominent punk band, anxiously trudges toward a new world in order to remain in his young son's daily life when ex-bandmate Mick… More

Rated: Unrated
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Genre: Drama
Release Date: April 4, 2014
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Inkoo Kang
Los Angeles Times

A repetitive, sluggishly paced nocturnal rumination on why we bother reuniting with old friends we purposefully left behind.

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Mark Bell
Film Threat

The film is intriguing in its character study and journey, buoyed by the performances of its leads.

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Dennis Harvey

Damon Maulucci and Keir Politz make a fine feature debut with this small, punchy drama.

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John Beifuss
Commercial Appeal (Memphis, TN)

Sort of a minor-key, naturalistic variant on themes explored in Edgar Wright's 'The World's End,' as a suburban male 'soccer mom' is pulled back into a demimonde of punk rock music and sexual possibility by the surprise return of his 'toxic' old bandmate.

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Ernest Hardy
Village Voice

The script is solid, but the film's greatest assets are Levine's visage and performance.

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