Detonator

Detonator Image
Metascore
51

Mixed or average reviews - based on 4 Critics What's this?

User Score
tbd

No user score yet- Awaiting 3 more ratings

Your Score
0 out of 10
Rate this:
  • 10
  • 9
  • 8
  • 7
  • 6
  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1
  • 0
  • 0
  • Summary: In this gritty Philadelphia-based thriller, Sully (Lawrence Michael Levine), the former frontman of a once prominent punk band, anxiously trudges toward a new world in order to remain in his young son's daily life when ex-bandmate Mick (Benjamin Ellis Fine) catches him mid-stride with aIn this gritty Philadelphia-based thriller, Sully (Lawrence Michael Levine), the former frontman of a once prominent punk band, anxiously trudges toward a new world in order to remain in his young son's daily life when ex-bandmate Mick (Benjamin Ellis Fine) catches him mid-stride with a promise to make good on an old debt. In one hellish night, that stretches till dawn, Sully chases Mick through the recesses of Philadelphia in his fight to get back home. [Breaking Glass Pictures] Expand

Where To Watch

Stream On
Stream On
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 2 out of 4
  2. Negative: 0 out of 4
  1. Reviewed by: Dennis Harvey
    Apr 10, 2014
    70
    The filmmakers etch the character dynamics so astutely that we never doubt the credibility of even the most ill-considered actions.
  2. Reviewed by: Ernest Hardy
    Apr 8, 2014
    70
    An insightful, often funny, never glib character-driven tale about class angst, withered dreams, and the costs of adulthood.
  3. Reviewed by: Inkoo Kang
    Apr 10, 2014
    40
    A repetitive, sluggishly paced nocturnal rumination on why we bother reuniting with old friends we purposefully left behind.
  4. Reviewed by: Justin Lowe
    Apr 14, 2014
    40
    Debuting directors Damon Maulucci and Keir Politz have a better sense of storycraft than the filmmaking on display.
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 0 out of
  2. Mixed: 0 out of
  3. Negative: 0 out of

Related Articles

  1. Film Friday (7/22): This Week's New Movie Trailers

    Film Friday (7/22): This Week's New Movie Trailers Image
    Published: July 22, 2016
    Watch all of this week's new film trailers, including new looks at The Magnificent Seven, Sausage Party, xXx: Return of Xander Cage, Snowden, The Girl on the Train, and more. Plus, get a quick update on the latest movie news and release date announcements.
  2. What Movie Should I See This Weekend?

    What Movie Should I See This Weekend? Image
    Published: July 20, 2016
    Preview all of this weekend's new theatrical releases (including Star Trek Beyond, Lights Out, Don't Think Twice, Ice Age: Collision Course, and more), with Metascores and trailers for each new film.
  3. What to Watch Now on Amazon Instant Video

    What to Watch Now on Amazon Instant Video Image
    Published: July 20, 2016
    Get a list of the best movie and TV titles recently added (and coming soon) to Amazon Instant Video and Prime Instant Video, updated frequently.
  4. 25 Can't-Miss Movies About Bad Guys, Ranked

    25 Can't-Miss Movies About Bad Guys, Ranked Image
    Published: July 15, 2016
    We rank over two dozen very good movies featuring very bad protagonists.