• Released
  • March 31, 2006
  • Crime Drama
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Village Voice

By Michael Atkinson
Farnsworth brings a smidgen of scary energy to the social hellfire, and his newbie cast often out-act the pros.
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50

TV Guide

By Ken Fox
If it were possible for an entire state to sue for defamation of character, Iowa might have a strong case against writer, director and star...
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40

The New York Times

As the downward spiral continues, "drugs are evil" is pounded into our heads again and again until numbness sets in; in this case, even a...
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38

New York Post

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There's not much story but there are plenty of colorful, almost David Lynchian drug freakouts, as well as lots of sick violence.
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38

Chicago Tribune

By Michael Wilmington
A flashy-looking low-budget indie about drugs, love and crime in small-town Iowa. But, speaking as an ex-small-town Midwesterner, I found...
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30

Chicago Reader

By J.R. Jones
Underneath the wrapping lies a squalid Tarantino-style crime flick.
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30

L.A. Weekly

By Mark Olsen
Just because the filmmakers have their roots in the Midwest doesn't give them a pass when it comes to their stereotypical rendition of...
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30

Los Angeles Times

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Farnsworth's frenetic, often hysterical first feature tries desperately to find a style, or styles, to call its own, but there's never a...
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25

New York Daily News

By Elizabeth Weitzman
A story of miserable people leading miserable lives, Iowa is a sour vanity project: trash posing as a socially relevant "cautionary tale."
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