Blow the Man Down


Blow the Man Down

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Total Count: 14

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Though reeling after a significant personal loss, the Connolly sisters cannot process their grief after they find a body in the sea and uncover the markedly suspicious actions of their deceased mother's friends.


Critic Reviews for Blow the Man Down

All Critics (14) | Top Critics (4) | Fresh (14)

  • This atmospheric, expertly crafted little New England noir has droll dialogue, a female empowerment theme and a sly use of crime elements.

    May 8, 2019 | Full Review…
  • Everybody has secrets, nobody is innocent and the fun lies in watching it all play out in a subtle noir where the dames run the show and there's nary a hard-boiled Bogart-type to be found.

    May 1, 2019 | Full Review…

    Steve Pond

    Top Critic
  • The film is smartly assembled, making the most of a limited indie budget and building a compelling world to boot.

    May 1, 2019 | Rating: B+ | Full Review…

    Kate Erbland

    Top Critic
  • The movie is clever enough to hold you, even when you wish it had taken the extra step and gone full Patricia Highsmith.

    Apr 28, 2019 | Full Review…
  • Martindale delivers a hoot of a performance decked out in a matronly fur coat and a pimp stick playing the manager of a seaside brothel

    Sep 16, 2019 | Full Review…
  • The brilliance of Cole and Krudy's Blow the Man Down is in its rich textures and its refusal to compromise on its characters.

    Sep 9, 2019 | Rating: 5/5 | Full Review…

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