Cost of a Soul (2011)



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Wounded in the war, Tommy Donahue (Chris Kerson) and DD Davis (Will Blagrove) return home from Iraq to the crime-stricken neighborhood in North Philadelphia they grew up in. Tommy returns to his wife, Faith (Judy Jerome), whom he abandoned while she was pregnant to escape a life of crime. DD returns to find that his older brother Darnell (Nakia Dillard) has risen to become the neighborhood kingpin. Tommy meets his disabled six year-old daughter, Hope (Maddie M. Jones), for the first time, and … More

Rating: R (for pervasive language, violence and brief nudity)
Genre: Drama
Directed By:
Written By: Sean Kirkpatrick
In Theaters:
Box Office: $25.4k
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as Tommy Donahue

as D.D. Davis

as DD Davis

as Faith Donahue

as Charlie Burns

as Hope Donahue

as Darnell Davis

as Maybaleen Davis

as James Davis

as Detective Marlow

as Jackie Jackson

as Iraqi Prisoner

as Iraqi Prisoner

as MI Soldier
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Critic Reviews for Cost of a Soul

All Critics (11) | Top Critics (9)

Technically accomplished but dramatically unconvincing.

Full Review… | May 24, 2011
Top Critic

Kirkpatrick keeps stomping on the drama pedal while blowing the cliché horn, yielding scene after tired scene of predictable developments as the principals keep shoving guns into mouths and screaming obscenities.

Full Review… | May 20, 2011
New York Post
Top Critic

This low-budget drama has a gutsy handle on what makes a crime drama crackle.

Full Review… | May 20, 2011
New York Daily News
Top Critic

As one bloody encounter treads on the heels of the next, all that remains is a tiny indie undone by its own vicious ambitions.

Full Review… | May 19, 2011
New York Times
Top Critic

It's a lousy movie, but it has spunk.

Full Review… | May 19, 2011
AV Club
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Rock bottom has now been firmly established.

Full Review… | May 18, 2011
Time Out
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