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Quality of Life (Against The Wall) Reviews

July 21, 2006
A very engaging indie drama about graffiti artists in San Francisco.
Read More | Original Score: 4/5
May 26, 2006
Although the filmmakers have succeeded in portraying a raw slice of street culture, they have also made something that seems unnecessarily stiff, foisting a structural conceit onto something that by its very nature is free-form and uncontainable.
Full Review | Original Score: 2.5/5
May 25, 2006
Pic's cliched underlying story of restless youth plays as too naive for an older audience and too provocative for teens.
May 25, 2006
It's a setup as old as the hills, but the unvarnished simplicity with which first-time director Benjamin Morgan rolls it out makes the tale worth another go-round.
April 6, 2006
A minor, modest indie about two young graffiti artists forced to choose between creative marginalization and the seductions of the marketplace.
Read More | Original Score: 3.5/5
April 5, 2006
Morgan, who co-wrote with Burnam, elicits authentic performances from his two lead actors and from Mackenzie Firgens as Curtis' single-mom girlfriend.
Read More | Original Score: 3/4
April 4, 2006
As deceptively modest and quietly ambitious as its urban working-class hero.
October 22, 2005
A middling program of aggressively self-indulgent videos that focus on the sleazy side of life.