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R| 1 hr. 56 min.

Plot Summary
A struggling actor (Mark Webber) and his lover (Catalina Sandino Moreno) have a rocky relationship.

Cast: Mark Webber , Catalina Sandino Moreno , Ethan Hawke , Laura Linney ,

Director: Ethan Hawke

Genres: Drama, Romance

Distributor: ThinkFilm

The Hottest State (2006)

Release Date: August 24th, 2007|1 hr. 56 min.

critic reviews (10)
fan reviews ( )
  • 50
    Walter Addiego San Francisco Chronicle

    Hawke has created a standard-issue, Sundance-friendly indie film that's full of the predictable angst suffered by Manhattan artistic types, but unfortunately the lead characters are both so callow that you finally don't care much about them. show more

  • 50
    Jack Mathews New York Daily News

    Hawke, who is very good as the young man's estranged father, had best stick to what he does best. show more

  • 75
    New York Post

    Could be an overwrought mess if it were in less capable hands. But Webber and Moreno are so good, it's hard to believe they're not really deeply and meaningfully in lust. show more

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