Characters adrift in an isolated landscape collide with the past and each other as they unravel the secrets of a dead man's dreams. A moody meditation on anti-heroism, the film pays tribute to the black and white style of cinema noir.

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Characters adrift in an isolated landscape collide with the past and each other as they unravel the secrets of a dead man's dreams. A moody meditation on anti-heroism, the film pays tribute to the black and white style of cinema noir.

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Potholes galore. Detour Immediately!
15 February 2005 | by (Australia) – See all my reviews

The IMDb should NOT recommend NEWSFRONT as a serving suggestion with this film. Newsfront is a good film. This is not. Pretentious and boring and really a short film crawling through the projector for 90 minutes, BROKEN HIGHWAY stars the lost acting boy himself Aden Young. How is he not a major star? Beats me, because nearly every film poor Aden stars in is a serious financial flop. HOTEL DE LOVE... nope. BLACK ROBE shoulda been... LOVE IN LIMBO hilarious but a major disappointment at the BO. It is not Aden who is at fault, he is a good actor and looks every bit the part, whatever it is. With great looking widescreen photography and a plodding storyline described in another comment. BROKEN HIGHWAY is tedious and aggravating when it should be mysterious and fascinating. The poster was excellent and actually more interesting and more rewarding.


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