• Released
  • May 31, 2006
  • 1 hr 59 min
  • Drama
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Coastlines Synopsis
When Sonny (Olyphant) arrives home, he tries to lay claim to Ann (Wynter) who has since married.
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75

TV Guide

By Maitland McDonagh
That this deceptively quiet crime thriller about an ex con's troubled homecoming sat on the shelf for four years before finding commercial...
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75

Seattle Post-Intelligencer

By Sean Axmaker
The messy emotions and illogic of human nature defines this drama.
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75

Entertainment Weekly

By Owen Gleiberman
It's a heartfelt movie that could have used a zigzaggier undercurrent, though Olyphant, in the sort of role that Paul Newman used to...
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75

Chicago Tribune

By Michael Wilmington
It's only a mild disappointment. The talent is still there, the film better than most. It just needs less crime, more love.
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70

The Hollywood Reporter

By Frank Scheck
Lacks the subtle power of the previous two efforts, although boasting effective performances from its terrific cast.
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63

Miami Herald

By Marta Barber
Much like the good westerns, Coastlines keeps you entertained throughout its two hours, which says a lot about Nunez's storytelling.
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63

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Steven Rea
Nunez's dialogue, and the paces he puts this threesome through, just don't ring true. Coastlines is the stuff of pulp, seriously at odds...
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60

Film Threat

By Chris Gore
There is energy to this film that is somewhat different from Nunez's others. Along with a terrific cast, Nunez keeps the action driving...
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50

New York Post

By V.A. Musetto
Nunez gets nice performances from his cast, but his narrative is cluttered.
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50

New York Daily News

By Elizabeth Weitzman
Nunez's fans will appreciate his ability to evoke a palpable atmosphere. But there's just not enough spark in his scorched setting.
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