Working Man Reviews

June 16, 2020
First-time director Robert Jury's Working Man finds suspense amidst the humdrum, and love among the rubble of a marriage put on hold.
May 7, 2020
If the writing is sometimes sentimental, the simple familiarity of the visuals strikes an honest note.
May 7, 2020
You put up with lines such as "Last thing the company needs is some broken-down geriatric getting left behind!" if performers as canny as Gerety, Brown and Shire are there to humanize the characters on screen.
May 7, 2020
Once the movie shifts gears, it's less about the working man and more about the human. That sounds like a good thing, but the further "Working Man" creeps into emotionally over-calibrated basic cable territory, the less real it feels.
May 5, 2020
A good movie with a big heart.
May 5, 2020
Writer-director Robert Jury has pieced together a timely, elegiac slice of Rust Belt life and of the good men and women who want nothing more than to work and provide for their families but find themselves on the outside looking in.
February 10, 2019
Although the film is probably a tad too leisurely to find a major distributor, it deserves attention for the fine performances at the center of this well drawn canvas.