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Supporting Characters (2013)

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Average Rating: 6.2/10
Critic Reviews: 6
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Best friends Nick (Alex Karpovsky, "Girls") and Darryl (co-writer Tarik Lowe) are a New York film editing duo hired to salvage a botched comedy from a manic director (Kevin Corrigan, PINEAPPLE EXPRESS) gone AWOL. But what starts as a simple job quickly sends their relationships-with their significant others and each other-reeling. Amidst trouble with his fiancée (Sophia Takal, V/H/S), Nick finds himself falling for the film's flirtatious ingénue (Arielle Kebbel, "90210"); Darryl, meanwhile,

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Comedy

Tarik Lowe, Daniel Schechter

Jun 24, 2013

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Offers a few laughs, all served up on eyeball-gougingly ugly digital video.

January 25, 2013 Full Review Source: New York Post
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This well-acted film captures a generational and occupational sliver of New York life that rings true.

January 24, 2013 Full Review Source: New York Times
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Schechter made the whole thing for about $50,000, without any A-list names. And yet it's sharper and more entertaining than most of the movies to come out this month at 10 times the budget - or well beyond.

January 24, 2013 Full Review Source: New York Daily News
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Supporting Characters tends to meander pleasantly from scene to scene, relying on the testy rapport between its two lead actors.

January 24, 2013 Full Review Source: AV Club
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[A] modest but surprisingly deft indie ...

January 23, 2013 Full Review Source: Time Out New York
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In its sharply etched sketches of personal and professional frissons, Supporting Characters belies the modesty of both its lo-fi setup and its self-effacing title.

January 22, 2013 Full Review Source: Village Voice
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Glides from a mildly off-putting opening across several scenes that waver between sitcom superficiality and sudden, unexpected gusts of feeling.

January 19, 2013 Full Review Source: Slant Magazine
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