• Released
  • April 24, 2013
  • (NY, LA)
  • R , 1 hr 45 min
  • Drama
  • 33 Fan Ratings
Synopsis: A high-stakes investigation into their business pushes a father and son into an unexpected crisis.

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Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
This is a brave, layered film that challenges the wisdom of victory at any price. Both of its central characters would slip easily into...
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88

New York Post

By Lou Lumenick
One of the best films released so far this year, At Any Price signals the arrival of Iranian-American Ramin Bahrani in the ranks of major...
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88

New York Observer

By Rex Reed
Flawed but different, well-crafted and consistently powerful, At Any Price is the best film about impoverished farmers in the economic...
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80

Wall Street Journal

By Joe Morgenstern
Here's another film, along with "Mud," that's in the American grain, but a genetically conditioned grain of unforgiving fathers and...
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80

NPR

By Ella Taylor
Like television's "Breaking Bad," At Any Price is about the slow, insidious corruption of a regular guy, about the rot that grows around...
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75

Miami Herald

By Rene Rodriguez
At Any Price teaches you a lot about the business of corn seeds and genetic manipulation (the stuff is actually fascinating) but what...
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75

Movie Nation

By Roger Moore
Beneath all the melodrama, beyond the fine performances, what sets At Any Price apart is the depiction of farming as it is today, the...
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75

The Playlist

By Oliver Lyttelton
Powerful, engaging and, by the finale, moving. And in the end, At Any Price is certainly one of the most impressive reactions to the recent...
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70

The Hollywood Reporter

While the drama comes up a little short in emotional payoff, this is a thoughtful, nuanced film that vividly evokes life in a Midwestern...
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70

Village Voice

By Chris Packham
Quaid has a genius for broadcasting conflicting impulses. His body language twists uncomfortably away from his intentions, and his smile is...
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Rated R | For for sexual content including a strong graphic image, and for language
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Iffy for 16+ Indie drama's messages undercut by weak story, racy content.
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POSITIVE MESSAGES
VIOLENCE & SCARINESS
LANGUAGE
CONSUMERISM
DRINKING & DRUGS
SEXY STUFF