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This Last Lonely Place

This Last Lonely Place is a movie starring Rhys Coiro, Xander Berkeley, and Carly Pope. On his last night on the job, an unsuspecting Los Angeles cab driver gets roped into helping a wealthy investment banker cover up a brutal crime.

Running Time
1 hours 25 minutes
Quality
480p, 720p, 1080p, 2K, 4K
Genres
Crime, Thriller, Drama
Director
Steve Anderson
Writer
Steve Anderson
Actors
Rhys Coiro, Richard Portnow, Xander Berkeley, Carly Pope
Country
USA
Year
2014
Audio Languages
English, Deutsch, Français, Italiano, Español, Svenska, Gaeilge, Nederlands
Subtitles
日本語, Čeština, Tiếng Việt, Português, 한국어, Australia, Filipino, हिन्दी

On his last night on the job, an unsuspecting Los Angeles cab driver gets roped into helping a wealthy investment banker cover up a brutal crime.

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Samuel Wright

So that's how we do things in New York? I'm just glad this movie didn't go the way we're accustomed to in films. Well, it's a tragedy, a tragedy, a tragedy, but what's the deal? You don't have to be a writer to put together a script and put it together in a coherent way. The director could have cut out some of the scenes and it would have been a much better movie. And for the love of all that is holy, no-one can write, no-one! It's not that I hate words but you can't write it, you can't draw it, you can't tell a story by words alone. And yet, it's your job. So I thought that this movie was actually good, but it has a lot of holes in it. I thought it was a bit too long, too-long and too-long. I like movies that drag on for a while and actually get better. In this movie it just took too long and then it was finally over. Maybe I should've stayed there because I was actually watching a movie and I really didn't want to leave. I also didn't like the music either. I thought it was the same music that was used in almost every movie that I saw in the past and I was pretty disappointed. Anyway, I liked the way that it played and it was just as interesting to me, if not better, than the first movie. Maybe it wasn't all that different, maybe there was a better film that I haven't seen. But for a lot of people, it might be their best movie. I think I'm just glad that this was better than the first movie and I can't wait to see the second one.

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Alexander M.

I first saw this movie as a kid when it was on tv, and since then have watched it countless times. I remember being a little kid and thinking how hot this movie was, but I knew it wasn't that great. I just didn't like the theme of the movie. Well, I finally decided to watch it again, this time looking for a deeper meaning to the movie. It was the last movie I saw that showed violence on a human level, this time it's on the animal level. What a difference a year makes. I was shocked when I saw the police station scenes, just seeing a police station in a country like this is crazy. This movie really made me think about the difference between society and the environment. Yes, I was talking about nature vs society, but this movie really showed how the environment is a big part of society, it's the most important thing. I always wondered why the animals never attacked the humans. They could have. Or perhaps that was what the animals wanted to do. Maybe it's just not part of the human nature to show aggression towards another human. I'm not sure what the movie is trying to say. Maybe that this is the way things have always been, or that the people in the movie were really just animals. I don't know. I really like this movie. It's great, and the music is perfect. This movie is definitely worth seeing, and not just once.

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Olivia Stanley

Great movie. Definitely better than "Dressed to Kill". It's a bit more intense, a bit less predictable. Much better than "We Got the Power". Very good acting and direction. Still waiting for the DVD. Worth the watch. Nine out of ten.

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Lisa Schultz

I would have rated this film much higher, however I found the conclusion to be a bit ambiguous. Not to say that the story was bad. The way the story was structured and the way the film was executed made it quite a satisfying story. However, if the conclusion was clear, then the film would be just as good. The ending is just not quite the way I was hoping. I give it a 9/10, not a 10. Because the film was a good movie.

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Samuel W.

A very strong story, one that doesn't shy away from things to say and things to feel. A sensitive, important and yet uncomfortable look at the way we will react to our own family members in the future, and how we ourselves may be feeling in relation to them. What the film makes very clear is that we are all victims, and not the ones who want to protect us or to protect them. The film is great, it gives a very great depiction of life in a small town, and how our reactions to each other are dictated by our upbringing, and how this will shape our behaviour and attitudes to our own family members. Wonderful work, very good. Ten years after the film was made, I was still able to watch it, and I was quite surprised at how realistic it was. Not like a film that gives you a paint-by-numbers account of the life of the fictional town, but a film that gives you a look into the world that the town actually exists in. A must see.

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Heather R.

This was a great movie! Very nice dark and depressing. Really thought provoking. Awesome movie!

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Philip

How well you have the game of thrones, the toaster and the oven, in this film, we can only speculate. This film is beautifully shot, really beautiful. It has a few points where it fails, but those are just minor in the grand scheme of things. For one thing, the film seems to rely too much on CGI. It seems to have this overdone look that is far too artificial and is distracting. In some scenes it's too dark, and in others too bright, the blacks and whites look almost washed out. It has some good acting. The performances of Tilda Swinton, Richard Curtis and Ben Kingsley, are all very good. It is a shame the great performances were lost in the massive CGI mess that is "Last Lonely Place". But then, maybe it's the direction of Christopher Nolan that's to blame, a director of his caliber has to be a lot more involved in his films. But still, the film is just one of the best films I have seen in a long time, and probably will be seen by a lot of people. And that's a good thing. In the end, "Last Lonely Place" is a film I recommend to all viewers who have not yet seen it. And for me, I loved it.

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Jessica R.

I would like to say this movie is exactly what it is advertised as, a bleak romantic thriller with good dramatic suspense. The movie does an excellent job in showing a different side of Chicago life for many American tourists, which I believe is the reality that people living in this city have to deal with everyday. The story and acting is what kept me watching the movie the entire time. The cast in this movie is phenomenal, especially Ross Douthat (best known for writing the book "Boys Don't Cry" and its sequel "Too Young to Die"). The other characters were also superb, but I would like to mention the amazing, deep and believable acting by the two actresses who play Laura and Annie. My favorite scene in the movie is in the car, I felt sorry for them, and I can't forget the scene when Annie's character is being harassed by the bad guys. They are so believable, and very likable, as I found myself rooting for them to win. The action is superb, and so well executed, and the scenes are not cliche at all. The action is also brilliantly combined with drama, and it never gets boring. I can't stress how good the acting is in this movie, I was completely absorbed by it. Overall, it is definitely worth watching, but don't expect a masterpiece. This is a good movie, but it is not a masterpiece.

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Heather Ryan

The story of a man who is deeply haunted by the life he lived as a kid. The theme of time and the passage of time, is one that haunts me. What I love most about this movie is that it is all about the time that surrounds us, and the moving. This is a movie that gives you enough time to think about life, and it gives you a sense of satisfaction. The ending is perfect and the way the story was told was perfect. This is a movie that will not leave you cold, because the only thing you will get from it is a feeling of satisfaction.

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Katherine Ford

Liam Neeson, without a doubt, is one of the most underrated actors in Hollywood today. His versatility and skill in portraying characters in movies like Private Ryan, and Sicario, coupled with his powerful presence and stellar performance in Taken and The Departed have given him enough recognition to see him in a film like this. The main character of the film, Joe Swanberg (Liam Neeson), is a war veteran that just had a difficult few months after his wife and daughter were murdered. But instead of staying at home with them, he embarks on a journey to Chicago to meet up with his daughter's friend, Lori (Keri Russell), and pick up his job as a commercial fisherman. But, to his disappointment, they find out that Lori and her brother, Donald (Adrian Brody), are searching for Joe. So, Joe sets out on a journey to get back to his daughter and to save his son, Michael (Patrick Fugit), from any further dangers. While this is a simple story, it is one that I believe has a lot more to offer than just entertainment. The story, while simple, takes you on a journey that will keep you enthralled. The acting by the cast is superb. The story, while predictable, is rich with morals and ethical dilemmas. The directing is incredible. The cinematography is spectacular. The script is outstanding. All in all, a very memorable film. A definite 9/10.

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Terry C.

A movie so bad it's good. A great cast, interesting plot, and a great soundtrack make this one of my favourite movies of all time. It is not exactly a comedy. But it is still hilarious, the characters are likeable and you feel for them and the director (who directed himself) really knows how to make the most of what he has. The story is good. But the cast is amazing and makes this one of the most memorable and engaging movies I've ever seen. This is a great example of a movie you don't need to have a large budget, huge special effects, or lots of "star power". But if you can get into it, you'll enjoy it.

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Stephen Cox

As a teenager and aspiring writer, I can say this movie is a big step forward for my outlook on the art of film. It has something about it that has always resonated with me; it is utterly absorbing. I wish more people would take the time to see this movie, not for its entertainment value, but for its impressive exploration of a world which is usually a little bit more superficial than most people think. The cinematography is breathtaking and this is the only reason I can think of to rate this a ten. There is some great music in the film, a beautiful and haunting score that complements the film beautifully. The directing and writing are both excellent. The acting by Steve McQueen is not only great, but brilliant. His performance is the reason I wanted to see this movie. He has shown an amazing range in his work, from absolute derring-do to quiet, heartfelt emotion. When McQueen is at his best, you can see the sparkle in his eyes and you know he truly does love the craft of film. The performances from Sharon Stone and John Turturro are also excellent. Their characters are deeply real and their performances are so layered and believable that they add a great level of depth to the entire film. The cinematography and soundtrack are also fantastic. For once, it isn't just about a good plot, it's about an epic journey into a new world that is all the more beautiful because it has been neglected. While this movie is not for everyone, the key is to experience it for the sheer emotional power it has. This movie is about being human and being vulnerable, and it does not disappoint.

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Robert Douglas

It was a film which I have come to like and even love. My husband and I were on a date night. It was late and we were hungry. I told my husband I would go to a store to buy a pack of gum. He asked me what I would like to buy, so I picked up a pack of chewing gum. I looked at the pack of gum and thought to myself, what a dang pack of gum. There was also an interesting story behind it. So I went back to the store. I bought a pack of chewing gum. That's the story. It was then I asked my husband to go see the film, so we went to the theater and saw the film. We loved it. It was not so long ago that the kind of film that I enjoyed was not so popular anymore. This film was an amazing experience for me. It is an excellent movie and a great piece of art. It was a truly satisfying experience and I am glad I decided to see it. It is a film which has a story behind it, which is a rarity, and which is as original as the story. It is the kind of film that makes me think and really questions and questions me. It is a fantastic film, and I love it. This film is well worth seeing, and should be viewed.

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Rebecca

After watching this movie for the first time and my boyfriend told me that it was one of his favorites, i went and bought the DVD and got myself a copy for my own viewing pleasure. I am a huge fan of Sargent and i thought this movie would be like one of his best movies, but it was not. The movie started out fine with some nice cinematography and a few decent and tense scenes.but that was about it. I loved how the movie followed a normal pattern in it's main story and then went into an Alternate story as well. I also think that the Alternate story was more interesting. The Alternate story is about how the other guy was trying to help the kid, but was secretly doing it to himself. The Alternate story also touches on how the neighbor and Sargent (who is a white guy) comes in and is trying to help his friend. I also liked that the Alternate story was more interesting than the main story. I have seen many movies that are just about gangs and violence, but this movie is different. It is really different from all other gang movies out there. I can honestly say that the story is really good, even the gang part. I would like to see another movie by Sargent, because i think that this is one of his best movies. If you have seen his other movies, you should also go see this movie. The acting was good and the movie was fast paced. But it was also slow. The movie had a few bad scenes, but it did not matter because the movie was good. I give it a 9/10

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Adam West

I've watched this movie twice, and I've not found it to be as good as the first time around. I enjoyed the first time, but I don't think I could watch it a second time. I think this is because I have a different idea of how to feel about it. The first time I watched it, I did not like it. I wanted to turn it off, I really didn't like it. The second time I watched it, I watched it again, and I liked it a lot more. The thing I liked about this movie was that it had something that you don't see every day in movies. You do not know what the characters are going through, what is happening, and what is going to happen. Also, I liked the story line. The story line was pretty good. It had a twist. You really didn't know what was going to happen. I also really liked the music, I liked the characters, I liked the actors, and I liked the movie overall. I liked it a lot.

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Daniel

I read a comment from a reviewer saying that the movie was overly long. I must agree with this one. The movie is around 90 minutes long, but I think it would have been much better if it had been more, or at least shorter. And while I am not a big fan of the real life story of Robert Green. I liked the movie, it is interesting and well made. I feel it did not have too much of a budget, because the shots and the dialogues were realistic and good. I would recommend it to anyone who likes films with little budget.

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Betty S.

You can almost hear the dread and excitement of the people around the actor playing the role of Quentin. The story is very good, with a nice plot, there are not too many times when you don't have the idea of who the main character is and why he did what he did. You have to wait a while, but the story is so well made that you don't notice. My favorite scene is the one where Quentin is in the church and he keeps on laughing and screaming in a bad manner, I love that scene. I think that the best thing that I think in this film is that I didn't get bored at all. There are not too many ways that you could forget of this film, and if you do, don't let it ruin your life!

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Philip Schultz

This movie is based on the real events of a minor college girl. In the end the film gives an emotional impact to a viewer that is hard to describe in words. There are a lot of problems in the world today and the idea of a minor college student showing her frustration and trying to find a solution in a way that is even a little bit unusual is refreshing to see. The acting was outstanding and very believable. The lead character was extremely likable and we really cared about her. The director did a great job of showing her mental state throughout the movie. The best part about the movie is the fact that it was an independent film and the movie itself wasn't a big budget production. The director took the time to make a movie that wasn't a cheap commercial type movie. In the end you are left with a smile on your face after watching the movie. If you are a big fan of independent films this one is a must see. It's definitely worth the $5.

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Kathy

This movie was great! We have all the scenes and it is just amazing how it was written. It was well written. I have never seen a movie like it. A perfect movie.

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Emily K.

This is a gripping story of love and revenge. It is suspenseful and real. One of the best films I've seen. The story line is terrific. I found myself thinking about it over and over. I think it's one of the best films I've seen and I really enjoyed it. I really hope to see it again because it's still fresh. If you're looking for a good movie, then this is the one. The acting is good and the story line is great. The violence is real and disturbing. It is a great film to see.

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Janet

In the British crime drama genre, the theme is never really too far from what is depicted. From murders committed by a biker gang, to home invasions committed by bikers, to gangland murders by rival gangs, to murder/murders committed by politicians, police, and lawyers, in order to make the crime scenes in the dramas. In this case, it is murder committed by two young women who call themselves "the bad girls" and then go through a series of crimes before finally ending up in jail. The two protagonists are Lauren Bowler (Maureen Lipman) and Joanna Eubank (Emily Watson), who have committed three murders together. The girls are brutally raped by a criminal in order to collect money from the criminal, and the female victim is beaten to death. The end. One of the things that distinguishes this from other crime dramas is the way it does not involve the murder of the female victim. The acting is pretty good, and the plot and tension that is created is quite gripping. I think this is one of the best crime dramas that is also a feminist piece, so take that into account. The only downfall is that there is a bit of a slow beginning, but I would say this is better than most other crime dramas that are just there to show violence.

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Dennis Sanders

The movie is about how a nice guy gets screwed over, when the woman he loved dies and him and his brother are left alone to survive. This movie shows that sometimes being alone is the best thing that can happen to you. My brother is actually the main character in this movie, and I think that he did an excellent job acting. I can't wait to see it again, because it was really entertaining.