Waydowntown (2002)

Four friends bet a month's salary to see who can stay indoors the longest... It's lunch hour on day 24 of the wager and everyone's pretty much reached their breaking point. Marijuana-medicated Tom struggles through an illicit… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: January 25, 2002
DVD Release Date: March 15, 2005
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Critic Score: 70% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Jay Carr
Boston Globe

The film's snags and stumblings are more than compensated for by its wryly subversive tone.

Lou Lumenick
New York Post

Burns never really harnesses to full effect the energetic cast.

Joshua Tanzer

A subtly brilliant satire.

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Andrew Sarris
New York Observer

Dilbert without the right-on satiric humor.

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Stephen Holden
New York Times

A smart, sardonic satire.

Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

The perfect film for those who like sick comedies that can be snide.

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John Anderson

A well-put-together piece of urban satire.

Jessica Winter
Village Voice

With wit and empathy to spare, waydowntown acknowledges the silent screams of workaday inertia but stops short of indulging its characters' striving solipsism.

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Phil Hall
Film Threat

A sour, nasty offering.

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Flixster Audience Score: 77% Flixster User Reviews
Lafe Fredbjornson
A nice visit to my home city of Calgary; too bad most of it is spent trapped indoors. I like the shots where he is swimming through the walkways like a fish.
Linda K. T.
Not recommanded to claustophobic ppl!