• A Long Way Down (2014)

A Long Way Down

Release Date: July 11th, 2014

DVD Release Date: September 9th, 2014

R |1 hr 36 min

Plot Summary

Four strangers who planned to jump off the same roof on New Year's Eve join together as a kind of family and give themselves six weeks to find valid reasons to live.

Cast: Pierce Brosnan, Toni Collette, Aaron Paul, Imogen Poots, Rosamund Pike, Sam Neill, Tuppence Middleton, Joe Cole

Director: Pascal Chaumeil

Genres: Comedy drama

Production Co: Film4, BBC Films, DCM Productions, Wildgaze Films

Ratings & Reviews

  • 75
    Mick LaSalleSan Francisco Chronicle

    As British comedy sometimes will, A Long Way Down has an occasional attack of the cutes, but the actors' commitment keeps the movie on the plus side. show more

  • 20
    Leslie FelperinThe Hollywood Reporter

    The film forms a near-perfect storm of misjudged decisions, with its implausible plot, irritating or outright-dislikeable characters, and strained attempts at “wacky” British humor that fall so flat they’re below sea level. show more

  • 63
    Roger MooreMcClatchy-Tribune News Service

    "Way Down” veers towards cute and settles on “twee” far more often than it should. show more

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