25 years after a tragedy, high school janitor Don McKay returns to his hometown and rekindles a romance with his old flame, who is dying, but this homecoming brings McKay more than he bargained for.
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April 02, 2010 [Director] Greenberg's tyro script is both dark comedy and slick whodunit and all the players do it justice. He handles his material and fine cast with a deft hand that belies his freshman status.Read in Source
July 24, 2010 Labored and distractingly uneven, Don McKay comes across as a lackadaisical film school writing assignment that somehow lucked into a feature film deal.Read in Source
New York Times
April 02, 2010 When you pack your movie with performers like Mr. Church, Ms. Leo, Mr. Rebhorn and Keith David (as Donâ(TM)s old friend), all with faces and deliveries that can slide easily between comedy and menace, youâ(TM)re holding a full house.
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June 29, 2010 Goldberger makes the most of his eclectic, multi-Oscar-nominated cast to make up for the lack of scope and visual panache, not to mention the sometimes strained machinations of his plotRead in Source
New York Post
April 02, 2010 Don McKay certainly has its moments, but it never manages to maintain the consistent tone so crucial if a black comedy is going to actually be funny.Read in Source
April 07, 2010 Goldberger gets a few good tonal feints in, especially when he consults the Coen recipe book for the disorienting effect of blood (and bloody violence) on American simple folk.Read in Source
April 01, 2010 This is a movie that, if you can make it to the last 30 minutes, starts to make some sense. It seems the plot twist is the only good idea in the script.Read in Source
April 08, 2010 The tone and the pacing always seem a little off and as a result, we become all too aware of mechanics of the screenplay grinding along towards a finale that is simply too complicated and unbelievable for its own good.Read in Source
Country: United States
Genre: Thriller, Horror, Mystery
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