After the death of his son, Sam, a successful advertising executive, struggles against coping with accident and begins to drink alcoholism to escape from the fact, makes his mind to achieve the dream of his son that admires musics by taking his songs and performing them in a small bar, where he meets a musician, together, compose a well known team.
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Common Sense Media
October 31, 2014 Touching drama about father remembering lost son with music.Read in Source
Independent Online (South Africa)
March 02, 2016 A lot of the emotional communication comes through in the music, especially when Sam cannot confront his own feelings, reminding us why we make music in the first place.Read in Source
November 10, 2014 The picture is performance-driven, without a wandering eye, to the extent that you can't help but feel moved every time Billy Crudup's Sam busts out his guitar.Read in Source
October 16, 2014 The story takes an even sharper left turn in the last half hour, raising emotional issues it can't adequately address.Read in Source
Consequence of Sound
January 09, 2015 Shock can lead to awe, but in the case of Rudderless, shock leads to "ahhh, they blew it."Read in Source
October 16, 2014 The film is a roller-coaster of emotions and the jolt, when it comes, will send you reeling.Read in Source
October 17, 2014 Contrived or not, the story is put across with pleasing, unpretentious conviction and skill by Macy.Read in Source
Los Angeles Times
October 16, 2014 For all its noble intentions and loaded emotions, "Rudderless" proves a largely hollow, uninvolving affair.Read in Source
December 08, 2014 Skillfully directed by William H. Macy, "Rudderless" is one of those small independent films that it's a privilege to discoverRead in Source
Country: United States
Genre: Thriller, Horror, Mystery
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