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Critics scores range from 0 to 100, with higher scores indicating more favorable reviews.

  • 3.0
    44

    out of 100

    Metascore®
    Mixed or average reviews
    based on a weighted average of all
    critic review scores.

  • 40

    out of 100

    Village Voice Nick Pinkerton

    Rather than viewing moral chaos from the eye of a storm, director David Pomes watches his movie blow off into the storm itself.

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  • 50

    out of 100

    The New York Times Jeannette Catsoulis

    What we need is for the writer and director, David Pomes, to wallow less in aimless dialogue and lowlife sordidness. What we need is a point.

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  • 70

    out of 100

    Variety Joe Leydon

    Despite a few continuity problems, this rough-edged, low-budget drama impresses with spot-on performances, perfect-pitch dialogue and an overall sense that something bad might happen at any moment, unless something worse happens first.

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  • 70

    out of 100

    The Hollywood Reporter

    Its raw performances and dirty-realist immersion in a harsh environment keep Cook County engrossing.

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