R| 1 hr. 52 min.
The lives of five people in Los Angeles surge toward a dark and comic fate.
Director: Christopher B. Landon
Genres: Comedy drama
Never quite achieves the balance of melodrama and dark comedy for which it's aiming. show more
Burning Palms is too sick to attract the masses, but he's onto something subversively valid, and the film is never boring. show more
Landon's sardonic view of human nature and deft filmmaking skills - plus a raft of sharp portrayals - keep the viewer from pondering the preposterousness of certain situations and instead encourages going along with the fun. show more