• Released
  • September 3, 2010
  • (Limited 9/3)
  • NR , 1 hr 40 min
  • Art House/Foreign
    Drama
70

Variety

Streetwise, kinetic and solidly dramatic, Prince of Broadway is a convincingly character-driven tale set in a clandestine universe -- the realm of stolen and/or counterfeit fashions that exists in the no man's land of Manhattan's West 20s.
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70

The Hollywood Reporter

Admirably resourceful, Prince of Broadway thrives in that increasingly fertile stylistic niche combining documentary and narrative aesthetics.
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70

Los Angeles Times

By Kenneth Turan
It's an undeniably small yet almost indefinable film, warmhearted and bittersweet, laced with both humor and tough emotions. Plus it has a kind of bicoastal appeal.
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70

The New York Times

By Jeannette Catsoulis
The movie is sharp, charismatic and so light on its feet we never know which way it will turn.
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60

Boxoffice Magazine

With his cinema-verité treatment of baby-daddy drama in Prince of Broadway, Baker proves himself a worthy heir to the Italian neorealists of the '40s and '50s-capturing capably the desperation, and potential defeat, inherent in poverty.
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40

Time Out New York

There's one crucial lesson that Baker hasn't absorbed, however: Don't get too caught up in plotting, especially when it involves a man warming to an unwanted child.
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40

Village Voice

By Michael Atkinson
It's not the freshest scenario, and Baker lets Lucky sputter and moan about his fate for so long that we wonder, as his sensible girlfriend does, why we're bothering with such undiluted dickness.
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57 out of 100
Mixed or average reviews
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