The Unbelievable Truth
The Unbelievable Truth (1990)

Writer-director Hal Hartley's first feature -- shot in less than 12 days in his backyard for a mere $200,000 -- is a dry and dark comedy about the dangerous undercurrents that exist below the surface of normal middle class existence.… More

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Rated: R
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Genre: Drama, Comedy
Release Date: June 1, 1990
DVD Release Date: March 13, 2001
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Emanuel Levy

In this lyrically offbeat fable, Hartley, the most Godardian of American indies, takes the audience to familiar-looking yet utterly strange places, like working class Long Island, where his bizarrely charming romance takes place; still his best film.

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Dennis Schwartz
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Hilarious black comedy.

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Scott Weinberg
Apollo Guide

Strange little tale that may prove to grow on you.

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