Stretch (2014)

Hard luck limo driver Stretch (Patrick Wilson) is struggling to go straight and pay off a debt to his bookie when he picks up a crazed passenger (Chris Pine) whose sought-after ledger implicates some seriously dangerous criminals. ~ Jason… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: March 21, 2014
DVD Release Date: November 25, 2014
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Critic Score: 86% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Ignatiy Vishnevetsky
AV Club

One can't help but read the film-which was dropped by its studio, and is now available digitally-as an expression of everything Carnahan hates about the movie business.

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Jason Best
Movie Talk

Stretch gets off to such a hectic, abrasive start that many viewers will wish to jump out immediately. Stick with [Patrick Wilson's frazzled chauffeur], though, and his surreal escapades turn out to be surprisingly entertaining.

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Christian Toto

Stretch offers more narration than a Morgan Freeman film festival, one of several pot holes it jumps over without a ramp.

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John Noonan
FILMINK (Australia)

The film's absurd and often offensive humour will win you over. It's not big and it's not clever, but it will raise a smile or two.

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Blake Howard
2UE That Movie Show

Stretch feels like the dots joined from what was left on Carnaghan's drawing board.

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Scott Tobias
The Dissolve

The film is an obnoxious cartoon version of Hollywood noir, but Carnahan has the chops to keep it moving quickly.

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Dan Mecca
The Film Stage

This marks Carnahan's sixth feature, and in many ways feels like the fitting end to his Gonzo Trilogy.

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Blake Goble
Consequence of Sound

Stretch thinks it's so damn clever, and is totally self-satisfied with its over-written dialogue.

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Isaac Feldberg
We Got This Covered

Stretch is a bold, bonkers and completely brilliant blast of creative energy from Joe Carnahan at his most gleefully unrestrained.

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Flixster Audience Score: 64% Flixster User Reviews
Dann Michalski
Patrick Wilson stars in the offbeat comedy Stretch. The story follows a limo driver named Stretch who picks up an eccentric millionaire who offers to payoff… More
Philip Price
Joe Carnahan has made six feature length films, four of which I have now seen. Some of them I remember, others I don't recall much of. I haven't seen… More
Jesse Ortega
You know what, Universal treated this film like absolutely crap. They dropped the film completely, leaving it without a distributor to get it out there on… More
Lane Zieben
Can't get enough of these kinds of movies that involve one lead character pressed for time on a mission. It is a roller coaster ride through and through.… More