When a factory closure threatens a small Rust Belt town, one older factory worker continues going to his former job every day, despite the shutdown. His peculiar decision has a profound ... See full summary »

Director:

Robert Jury

Writer:

Robert Jury
3 wins & 2 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Peter Gerety ... Allery Parkes
Billy Brown ... Walter Brewer
Talia Shire ... Iola Parkes
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Michael Brunlieb ... Roger Hendriksen
Bea Cordelia ... Tattooed Clerk
Shanesia Davis Shanesia Davis ... Nurse
Josette DiCarlo ... Gossiping Woman
Catherine Dickson Catherine Dickson ... Factory Worker
Kirsten Fitzgerald ... Marg Maldonna
José Antonio García ... Worker #2
Marc Grapey ... Stosh
Ryan Hallahan ... McDowell
Gary Houston ... Gary
Laurie Larson Laurie Larson ... Church Lady
Dan Leahy ... Brian the Assistant (as Daniel Leahy)
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When a factory closure threatens a small Rust Belt town, one older factory worker continues going to his former job every day, despite the shutdown. His peculiar decision has a profound effect on the whole community, though his actions yield an outcome that no one ever expected. Written by Staff

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When the job ends, the real work begins.

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Drama

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The film's planned theatrical release on March 27, 2020 was canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic and was released on Apple TV, Amazon Prime Video, Google Play, Vudu and Fandango Now video on demand services on May 5, 2020. See more »

Quotes

Iola Parkes: Allery, What are you doing?
Allery Parkes: I'm going to work.
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Definitely a must see!
6 May 2020 | by donaldbrodySee all my reviews

An intriguing portrayal of a simple, mid-western, working class man as he grapples with loss and changes in his life that force him to go on an inner journey of re-discovery. Peter Gerety's performance is captivating, and Billy Brown has a commanding and inspiring screen presence. Definitely a must see!


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

5 May 2020 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Working Man See more »

Filming Locations:

Chicago, Illinois, USA

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1.85 : 1
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