Trust (1991)

The unlikely relationship between a pregnant high school student and a brooding electronics repairman lies at the center of this droll comedy from writer-director Hal Hartley. Intelligent but unconventional, Maria (Adrienne Shelly) has more… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: June 1, 1991
DVD Release Date: February 20, 1992
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Critic Score: 82% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Jeffrey M. Anderson
Combustible Celluloid

[An] astringently funny second feature.

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

It's Woody Allen with gentile instead of Jewish neurotic characters.

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Emanuel Levy

Reflecting idiosyncratic sensibility, Hal Hartley's families don't look like Hollywood or TV families: When a father calls his daughter a slut, and she slaps him, he drops dead.

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Walter Chaw
Film Freak Central

Best comedy of the nineties

Derek Smith
Cinematic Reflections

A bold film that defies logic and the rules of screenwriting

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Flixster Audience Score: 94% Flixster User Reviews
Nicki Marie
Watched this many, many times over the years. My first Hal Hartley film, and one of my favourites. Adrienne Shelley and Martin Donovan are both perfect in their… More
Marion Ravenwood
I saw this movie a while back on IFC and I really liked it. This movie is quirky and the dialogue is great.
Leigh Ryan
I liked it.
John Ballantine
Likely my favourite of the Hal Hartley's. It is an unlikely pairing of two lost souls and Donovan and Shelly prove up to the task.