Rust Creek Reviews

January 18, 2019
Under McGowan's restrained direction, "Rust Creek" is an impressive example of good storytelling overriding budget and star power.
January 12, 2019
A modest but involving rural-captivity tale.
January 10, 2019
Director Jen McGowan and screenwriter Julie Lipson take too leisurely of an approach to a story that should be more taut, but the attention they pay to characters and setting makes a difference in how the movie plays out.
January 7, 2019
Although there are times when the story meanders, two aspects remain strong throughout: the committed performance by lead actress Hermione Corfield and the vivid images captured by the lens of cinematographer Michelle Lawler.
January 6, 2019
Screenwriter Julie Lipson's well-written, naturalistic dialogue helps pass the time, as does Michelle Lawler's lovely scenic cinematography.
January 4, 2019
I found myself more invested in the ins and outs of the drug trade in Kentucky than the plight of the woman who got stuck in it.
January 3, 2019
It's tight without being punishing, and its humor takes you happily by surprise.
January 3, 2019
Corfield is fine in a role that gives her little opportunity to do more than run and fight, but a woman this empowered removes the question mark from her survival - and the tension from the movie.