Resolution (2013)

In an abandoned cabin on the edge of an Indian reservation, Mike (Peter Cilella) stages a risky intervention to force his friend Chris (Vinny Curran) off meth and into rehab. But what begins as an attempt to save his friend's life takes… More

Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: January 25, 2013
DVD Release Date: October 8, 2013
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Robert Abele
Los Angeles Times

A strangely tense and humorous meta-narrative about two friends experiencing weird goings-on at a remote cabin.

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Nick Schager
Village Voice

Ambiguity enlivens the smart, knotty Resolution, which routinely nods to its own artificiality while positing storytelling as a constantly evolving beast apt to save your life one moment and consume you the next.

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Perry Seibert
TV Guide

One of the first things about Resolution that catches you off guard is the humor.

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Ian Buckwalter

A smart and chilling indie horror from co-directors Justin Benson and Aaron Moorhead ...

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Paul Chambers
Movie Chambers

"Resolution" is a notch above your average low-budget horror flick. It has the usual gore and scares and head-scratching events. But, the story is what locked me in.

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Scott Wold
Paste Magazine

As a meditation on horror films, and even film itself, Resolution might be in danger of coming across as pretentious, if it weren't so damned entertaining throughout.

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Scott Tobias
AV Club

Resolution makes its own creative crisis the star, trying to make something original out of elements so hackneyed, the filmmakers can't bear to reproduce them.

Brent Simon

Honest about the impulses of addiction, but could stand to have its core interpersonal conflict sharpened up some without sacrificing any of its overall narrative ambiguity.

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Flixster Audience Score: 64% Flixster User Reviews
Carlos Magalh„es
Even if the plot drags in the first two acts, eliminating the tension and making the mystery feel bland and not engaging, this is an interesting effort that… More
Francisco Godinho
A nicely thought concept, executed with a lot of attention to detail that suffers from it's ubber small budget that give away dead moments and humor that… More
Jesse Ortega
I thought this film had a clever little concept, with some solid execution and intelligent dialogue. I think parts of it, especially the climax, really remind… More
Erin Collins
Terrible. A few creepy scenes, but boring and pointless otherwise. Ridiculous ending.