The Girl Is In Trouble (2015) - Rotten Tomatoes

The Girl Is In Trouble (2015)

TOMATOMETER

AUDIENCE SCORE

Critic Consensus: No consensus yet.

The Girl Is In Trouble Trailers & Photos

Movie Info

A failed Lower East Side DJ struggling to keep his life together becomes entangled in a murder mystery involving a desperate woman, a missing drug dealer, and the scion of a powerful investment firm. (C) eOnemore
Rating: Unrated
Genre: Mystery & Suspense
Directed By:
Written By: Mayuran Tiruchelvam, Julius Onah
In Theaters:
On DVD: May 11, 2015
Runtime:
eOne Entertainment

Cast

Jesse Spencer
as Nicholas
Sarah Kozinn
as Stephanie
Diane Cheng
as Ms. Chang
Miriam Colon
as Grandma
Jeff Worden
as Yuppie #1
Pressly Coker
as Yuppie #2
Paul Alves
as Manager
Jackson Ning
as Landlord
Kelvin Whui
as Landlord's Translato...
rekLES
as Himself
Mike Ivers
as Jeremy
Norm Golden
as Charles Feinman
Danahar Dempsey
as Yuppie #3
Luis Ayala
as Plain Clothes Cop
Waldina Diaz
as Cashier
Laszlo
as Fuhrmann
Ray Chao
as Landlord's Assistant
Trevor Zhou
as Ms. Chang's Son
Henrik Kromann
as Swedish Officer
Show More Cast

News & Interviews for The Girl Is In Trouble

Critic Reviews for The Girl Is In Trouble

All Critics (14) | Top Critics (5)

Onah - whose movie began life as his thesis project at New York University - seems more keen on showing how the tensions of immigration and gentrification have shaped the Lower East Side than on fashioning a credible thriller.

Full Review… | April 2, 2015
New York Times
Top Critic

A textbook noir premise gets an overamped and undercompelling treatment ...

Full Review… | April 2, 2015
Variety
Top Critic

The story has plenty of possibilities, though Onah rarely manages to put his own stamp on things.

Full Review… | April 2, 2015
AV Club
Top Critic

Ultimately, it's not so much the story - centered around a coke-fueled murder - that compels as Onah's familiarity with his setting. He's got a great feel for the vibrancy of downtown and the diversity of its population.

Full Review… | April 1, 2015
New York Post
Top Critic

The film's visually arresting, but it's the performances that hold it all together - Short, Wilmer Valderrama, Jesse Spencer, Paz de la Huerta, Míriam Colón, and Mike Starr, with Bachleda being the real glue.

Full Review… | March 31, 2015
Village Voice
Top Critic

A well-executed crime drama that, on a narrative level, finds itself too bogged down in the familiar to achieve genuine lift-off -- let alone anything memorable.

Full Review… | April 16, 2015
Paste Magazine

Audience Reviews for The Girl Is In Trouble

There are no featured audience reviews yet. Click the link below to see what others say about The Girl Is In Trouble!

The Girl Is In Trouble Quotes

There are no approved quotes yet for this movie.

Discussion Forum

Discuss The Girl Is In Trouble on our Movie forum!