Last Day of Summer
Last Day of Summer (2010)

Frustrated fast food employee Joe (D.J. Qualls) eschews his plan to seek revenge against his sadistic boss (William Sadler) after exchanging glances with pretty customer Stephanie (Nikki Reed), and kidnapping her on a whim.

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Rated: R
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Genre: Drama, Comedy
Release Date: September 17, 2010
DVD Release Date: October 26, 2010
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Critic Score: 17% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Neil Genzlinger
New York Times

Had a chance to be a decent movie, but Vlad Yudin, who directed and wrote it, couldn't resist a potty joke. A long, grating potty joke.

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Frank Lovece
Film Journal International

A fine performance by character actor DJ Qualls can't make up for an amateurish enterprise as pathetically inept as its own hero's own attempts at recognition.

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Nick Schager
Village Voice

Promises what it has no intention of delivering.

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Ethan Alter
NYC Film Critic

The script careens wildly between comic moments that aren't funny and dramatic moments that are preposterous and banal.

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Avi Offer
NYC Movie Guru

[It] squanders an intriguing premise with an uneven, lazy and painfully juvenile screenplay that's low on laughs and imagination.

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Kam Williams

A Stockholm Syndrome saga giving new meaning to the term 'Shotgun Wedding!'

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Flixster Audience Score: 22% Flixster User Reviews
Nicki Marie
Didn't mind this, but is definitely not what it appears to be. It is marketed as a horror, or thriller movie, but it is more of a drama and nothing that… More
Deb S
The story of Joe (D.J Qualls), who is convincing as a tortured and believable loser working as a janitor at a fast-food restaurant named Burger Haven. On the… More