Skip to main content

R| 1 hr. 30 min.

Plot Summary
An ex-convict (Robert Burke) works for a Long Island garage owner (Christopher Cooke) who has a restless daughter (Adrienne Shelly) bound for Harvard.

Cast: Adrienne Shelly , Robert Burke , Christopher Cooke , Julia McNeal , Gary Sauer , Mark Bailey , Katherine Mayfield ,

Director: Hal Hartley

Genres: Comedy drama

Distributor: Miramax Films

The Unbelievable Truth (1989)

Release Date: September 8th, 1989|1 hr. 30 min.

watch now
critic reviews (10)
fan reviews ( )
  • 88
    Peter Travers Rolling Stone

    Hartley's debut deserves heralding; he combines a rigorous social conscience with the exuberance of fresh comic thinking. show more

  • 88
    TV Guide

    The Unbelievable Truth captivates with its committedly off-center vision of suburban angst. show more

  • 75
    Roger Ebert Chicago Sun-Times

    What makes the film fun is the deadpan, tongue-in-cheek humor that undermines the seemingly sincere dramatic scenes. show more

How do you watch stuff?

loading

How else do you watch?

Select your online providers
My Settings

You are currently subscribed as: {email}


Subscriptions

Get the latest reviews, movie news, photos, and trailers sent straight to your inbox.

Weekly Newsletter

Daily alerts

Movies

You're not following any movies.

These are the movies you’re currently following.


    Update settings
    X