MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 180 this week

Bold Native (2010)

 -  Action | Adventure | Comedy  -  2010 (USA)
7.2
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.2/10 from 388 users  
Reviews: 20 user

Charlie Cranehill, an animal liberator wanted for domestic terrorism, emerges from the underground to coordinate a nationwide action as his estranged CEO father tries to find him before the FBI does.

Director:

Writer:

0Check in
0Share...

Editors' Spotlight

Gortimer Gibbon's Life on Normal Street

Gortimer Gibbon's Life on Normal Street Debut's Today!


User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 46 titles
created 01 Jun 2012
 
a list of 41 titles
created 04 Jun 2012
 
a list of 27 titles
created 11 Jun 2013
 
a list of 822 titles
created 21 Oct 2013
 
a list of 2813 titles
created 5 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Bold Native" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Bold Native (2010)

Bold Native (2010) on IMDb 7.2/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Bold Native.

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Short | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.1/10 X  

On the day before her eighteenth birthday, Charlotte Hill makes a decision to change. Not wanting to follow in the footsteps of her alcoholic mother, she enlists a sober partner named ... See full summary »

Director: Dianna Agron
Stars: Dianna Agron, Dave Franco, Paul Boukadakis
Rushers (2007)
Short | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Twenty-seven-year-old free spirit Tanner Easley has a plan to help his twenty-five-year-old workaholic brother, Kyle, lighten the hell up. When Kyle discovers Tanner's plan is to pose as ... See full summary »

Director: Joey Boukadakis
Stars: Paul Boukadakis, Joey Boukadakis, John Patrick Jordan
Documentary | Music
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.7/10 X  

An inside look at what it took to bring the Wu-Tang Clan together for their final performance at the Rock the Bells Hip-Hop festival.

Directors: Denis Hennelly, Casey Suchan
Stars: D.J. Abilities, Babu, Jerome Baldwin
Voodoo Cowboys (Video 2010)
Action | Horror | Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

A group of hoodoo slingers battle zombies in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina.

Director: Sean-Michael Argo
Stars: Jessica Angelica, Ian Argo, Sean-Michael Argo
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  

A young man begins investigating the underworld of "factory farming" and soon discovers a growing political and intellectual movement that considers animals as important as humans.

Director: Mark Devries
Stars: Steven Best, Richard Dawkins, Gary Francione
Headlock (2015)

After new CIA recruit, Kelley Chandler (Polish) is seriously injured during a mission, surviving only on life support, his wife Tess (Agron), a former CIA operative, becomes determined to ... See full summary »

Director: Mark Polish
Stars: Dianna Agron, Andy Garcia, Bar Paly
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  
Director: Julian Hoeber
Stars: Jon Sklaroff, Johanna Parker, Charles Santore
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.5/10 X  

Come party at the Phoenix nightclub and witness the crazy and often shocking life of L.A. bartenders. Presented in a uniquely honest and realistic fashion, this film ushers you past the ... See full summary »

Director: Brian Hanson
Stars: Thomas Alan Beckett, Gino Burman-Loffredo, Sara Erikson
Zipper (2014)
Drama | Thriller

A family man who has it all until he risks losing everything due to his inability to fight off his obsessive temptation for other women.

Director: Mora Stephens
Stars: Lena Headey, Dianna Agron, Alexandra Breckenridge
Documentary
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.2/10 X  
Director: Shannon Keith
Stars: Melanie Arnold, Steven Best, Mel Broughton
Famous (2015)
Drama | Thriller

A young, struggling actor becomes the most popular male escort for Manhattan's wealthiest women. What would you do to become famous?

Director: David Foote
Stars: Dianna Agron, Rosario Dawson, Sarita Choudhury
Bare (2015)
Drama
Director: Natalia Leite
Stars: Dianna Agron, Paz de la Huerta, Chris Zylka
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Joaquin Pastor ...
...
...
...
...
...
...
Jessica Hagan ...
...
Aflamu Johnson ...
...
...
Tracey Leigh Turner ...
...
Peter Young ...
Edit

Storyline

Charlie Cranehill, an animal liberator wanted for domestic terrorism, emerges from the underground to coordinate a nationwide action as his estranged CEO father tries to find him before the FBI does.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis


Certificate:

R
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

2010 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Production Co:

,  »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Soundtracks

Love
Written and Performed by Johann Carbajal
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Insightful, informative, entertaining, and most importantly: challenging
1 July 2010 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Bold Native offers a lot for viewers to explore: good characters, intensive dialogue, dramatic editing, and a story line which dives deeply into a subject often seen as too extreme for the general public.

This film will inspire many important conversations, both amongst seasoned activists discussing tactics, ethics and methods, but more importantly amongst the uninitiated: those who have never considered animal cruelty as being something related to our food and lifestyle choices.

This has been a good year for films involving compassion towards animals, with the success of The Cove driving people towards thinking about animal cruelty in ways they might not have before. Still, people in the USA can watch that movie from afar in a way, thinking all throughout that animal cruelty is something which happens "over there" and not in close proximity to the comforts and norms of our own day to day lives.

What Bold Native does is to make the issue of animal cruelty immediate and engaging, by offering us a narrative about characters that are relatable and likable, in a story line that is believable, while at the same time showing throughout genuine footage of actual animal barbarism that isn't an overbearing onslaught like a propaganda video. Instead this intense footage is used sparingly and tastefully amidst the narrative, shocking to those who might be unaware of what is truly going on behind the food and clothing industries, and horrifying enough to hammer home the point that animal cruelty is happening all around us, everyday. The film poses a challenge to us: that if what we see is abhorrent and if we feel compelled to respond, that it is up to us to engage the issue directly, in whatever capacity we deem appropriate.

This is an undeniably challenging film.


15 of 18 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Best Animal Rights Film Ever! LorriePaige
Discuss Bold Native (2010) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page