Keywords: #Anna Wilson-Hall #David Cronin #Ernest Vernon #Haqi Ali #Ian McShane #Jawbone #Jawbone (2017) #Johnny Harris #Kirstie Shannon #Luke J.I. Smith #Michael Smiley #Neil Bradley #Ray Winstone #Thomas Napper
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May 12, 2017 This is a solid film making achievement for Harris and Napper. They've successfully tackled the story with an original angle whilst still playing tribute to the conventions of the boxing narrative.Read in Source
The Sun (UK)
May 11, 2017 A raw, honest and touching film as much about grief and dependency as it is about boxing.Read in Source
Uncut Magazine [UK]
June 02, 2017 Like Steve McQueen's Shame or Gerard Johnson's Hyena, Jawbone is an intense and close-up depiction of a scarred individual going about his business with, largely, disastrous consequences.Read in Source
May 14, 2017 The familiar boxing movie trajectory doesn't lessen the forceful punch of this underdog story.Read in Source
May 15, 2017 As a writing debut for Harris and a feature-directing debut for Napper, this is extremely promising. As a role for Harris, it's a sign that a great British actor may have just hit his moment.Read in Source
Daily Mail (UK)
May 12, 2017 It isn't just a boxing film. It's not even mainly a boxing film. It is also, with piercing, heartbreaking honesty, a chronicle of addiction.Read in Source
June 01, 2017 Jawbone may be an example of the catharsis of filmmaking and storytelling, the first time effort at screenwriting for Harris and feature direction for Napper has culminated in a solid piece of filmmaking.Read in Source
May 08, 2017 Johnny Harris loosely fictionalises his backstory into a bleak and bruising, if humourless, low-budget drama.Read in Source
May 18, 2017 While the basic framework of the Jawbone story hardly feels fresh, the execution from everyone involved makes it easy to overlook some of the more familiar elements. It's a sobering film, in many ways, and a quietly impressive one throughout.Read in Source
Daily Telegraph (UK)
May 12, 2017 Harris ... has built and rendered a character Ken Loach might have won awards for.Read in Source
May 12, 2017 Rocky meets I, Daniel Blake may sound like a horrendous pitch, but the bones of just that are in this muscular feature debut from the character actor, and now writer and producer, Johnny Harris.Read in Source
Country: United States
Genre: Thriller, Horror, Mystery
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