The Work (2017)
Critic Consensus: The Work takes a gut-wrenching look at lives all too often written off as lost causes, persuasively arguing that growth and change can be waiting where we least expect it.
Tickets & Showtimes
The Work Videos
The Work Photos
Watch it now
News & Interviews for The Work
Critic Reviews for The Work
Opening an aperture into a process so ego-stripping that it feels unseemly to witness, "The Work" is enlightening yet also punishing.
A simple, tense, gritty auditing of a collective unburdening that obviously brings some needed clarity, and the promise of rehabilitation, to some hurt, searching souls.
By simply watching the participants talk about their feelings, sometimes in the vaguest of terms, McLeary illustrates how men build strong façades to conceal their pain from others and themselves.
The movie valuably demonstrates how, for some, when it comes to rehabilitation, it's never too late to do "the work."
Some context is lost in favour of a lot of weeping and wailing, but this remains an eye-opening experience.
Audience Reviews for The Work
There are no featured reviews for The Work at this time.
The Work Quotes
There are no approved quotes yet for this movie.
Discuss The Work on our Movie forum!