Borrowed Time

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75%

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Total Count: 12

42%

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The story of two totally contrasting figures who come together in the most hostile of circumstances, only to form an unlikely bond that will help them both find a way out of their respective troubles. It is a bittersweet comedy about growing up and rediscovering youth in parallel, united by the subconscious desire to seek out the missing elements in their lives.

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Critic Reviews for Borrowed Time

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  • The dialogue is mostly spry, the ending inventive. And Barklem-Biggs, who initially overdoes the feckless cretin routine, grows into his role beautifully.

    Sep 20, 2013 | Rating: 3/5 | Full Review…
  • It exudes a certain low-key, pootling charm, but often gets sloppy: who casts Perry Benson as a middle-class snob?.

    Sep 12, 2013 | Rating: 2/5 | Full Review…

    Mike McCahill

    Guardian
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  • Bishop's debut feature wants to warm the heart and tickle the funny bone, both entirely admirable aims, but doesn't quite cut it as a work of cinema.

    Sep 12, 2013 | Rating: 1/5 | Full Review…
  • A sweet-natured character study that's altogether charming, if not exactly hard-edged.

    Sep 10, 2013 | Rating: 3/5 | Full Review…
  • Thankfully, Bishop's debut is anything but maudlin.

    Aug 23, 2018 | Rating: 3/5 | Full Review…
  • Borrowed Time does have its heart in the right place and you'll happily invest in the likeable lead characters.

    Sep 20, 2013 | Rating: 3/5 | Full Review…

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