Glass Chin Reviews

July 15, 2015
It's Crudup who steals every scene, whether he's waxing philosophical about the benefits of iCloud or blackmailing Bud with a charming, unsettling grin.
June 26, 2015
Story-wise, nothing in Glass Chin will surprise you. But stylistically, the film's got something cool going on.
June 26, 2015
The true measure of a good tale is in the telling, and writer-director Noah Buschel spins his yarn in an unexpected, ultimately satisfying fashion.
June 25, 2015
Despite an appealing fondness for New York locations and habits, Mr. Buschel and his cinematographer, Ryan Samul, have embalmed their film in style.
June 25, 2015
Punchy dialogue, sharply drawn characters and excellent performances fuel "Glass Chin," an intimate drama that's set in the boxing world but is about so much more.
June 25, 2015
Corey Stoll is the only reason to sit through this muddled Jersey-set drama.
June 23, 2015
Despite its impressive formalistic rigor, the film fails to connect on an emotional level, with even the tragic ending failing to move us as it should.
June 23, 2015
A back-to-the-basics throwback that nonetheless contains more than its fair share of bravura directorial choices and performative turns, Glass Chin confirms Buschel to be among the most interesting voices lurking in the margins of American cinema.
June 23, 2015
Between [Buschel's] script and Stoll's performance, "Glass Chin" finds fresh humanity in a seemingly exhausted genre.
June 23, 2015
Buschel's script is peppered with both offbeat humor and philosophical debates that circle back to what is, at heart, a class critique that skewers everything from the art world to the bougie dreams of the common man.