Rami Malek originally auditioned for the role of Sweetie, but the role went to Nate Parker. However director David Lowery was so impressed with Malek's audition that he decided to give him the small role of Will later in the film. See more »
When Bob visits Skerritt and they embrace, Bob is clearly wearing a wedding ring which is not present in any other scene including in the continuation of this meeting. Given Bob Muldoon and Ruth Guthrie's differing names it could be presumed they are not married. See more »
Every day I wake up thinking today's the day I'm gonna see you. And one of those days, it will be so. And then we can ride off to somewhere. Somewhere far away.
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Affleck plays Bob, a petty criminal who gets sent to prison and later escapes jail to go look for his woman and child while being chased by the law and a couple of thugs for no reason explained. The film is one gigantic drag without purpose or meaning or even a hint at the most basic of plots.
Though sporting an impressive cast, the overall feeling one gets watching the movie is that of one big cloying mess written by someone who didn't have a clue how to fill in the second act with something meaningful or otherwise entertaining. Besides, it has all been done before. It plods and then plods some more..
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