Hi-Life (1998)

Roger Hedden wrote and directed this indie romantic comedy about a group of New Yorkers on the Upper West Side as Christmas nears. Unemployed actor Jimmy (Eric Stoltz), who owes $900 to local bookie Fatty (Charles Durning), tells his… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: November 27, 1998
DVD Release Date: January 20, 1999
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Critic Score: 83% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Nathan Rabin
AV Club

An enjoyable little trifle, and you can't help but think Hedden wasn't aiming for much more.

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Christopher Null

About as exciting as it sounds.

Gary Susman
Village Voice

Most of the performances feel both spontaneous and lived-in, particularly Scott's exasperated romantic.

David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews

...an enjoyable if altogether forgettable comedy...

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Nicki Marie
Not good. Boring story, barely managed to keep my attention. Typical straight to video b-grade movie. To be honest, I was only watching for Michael Pitt's… More