Goin' Down the Road
Goin' Down the Road (1970)

The two road-goer-downers in this film are Nova Scotia buddies Doug McGrath and Paul Bradley. Seeking a better life in Toronto, the boys land dead-end jobs at a soft-drink factory. They lose their jobs when one of them gets a girl pregnant.… More

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Rated: PG
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Genre: Drama
Release Date: July 2, 1970
DVD Release Date: November 19, 2002
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Roger Ebert
Chicago Sun-Times

Goin' Down the Road is about hard times here and now, and it's the best movie to hit town in a long time.

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Fernando F. Croce
CinePassion

All is chronicled by Donald Shebib with a documentarian's eye for granular verity

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David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews

...Goin' Down the Road is still surprisingly relevant today.

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Daniel Perry
Made me think of the last line in a song by the Hold Steady: "In the end, only the girl knows the whole truth / In the end, I bet no one learns a… More
Emily Armstrong
Aw man, is this what the world thinks of when they think of Canadian cinema? The only thing more despressing than that thought is this movie itself. This movie… More