• Middle Men (2010)

Middle Men

Release Date: August 6th, 2010

DVD Release Date: February 8th, 2011

R |1 hr 45 min

Plot Summary

Jack Harris (Luke Wilson) is a legitimate Texas businessman who wanders off the straight-and-narrow path when he meets Wayne Beering (Giovanni Ribisi) and Buck Dolby (Gabriel Macht), a slimy pair of Internet porn profiteers. Jack's association with the men leads to his involvement with a host of other lowlifes, and though he tries to convince himself that he is staying clean in a dirty business, his disintegrating family situation proves otherwise.

Cast: Luke Wilson, Giovanni Ribisi, Gabriel Macht, Jacinda Barrett, Laura Ramsey, Terry Crews, Rade Serbedzija, Kevin Pollak

Director: George Gallo

Genres: Crime drama , Drama

Production Co: Oxymoron Entertainment

Keywords: Rise, Best friend, 2000s, Amusing

Ratings & Reviews

  • 75
    Peter TraversRolling Stone

    Ribisi and Macht are sleaze incarnate. James Caan, as a conniving lawyer, and Rade Sherbedgia, as a Russian crime boss, are even more cootified. Best of all is Wilson, digging into his juiciest role in years and putting a human face on this mesmerizing morality tale, a journey into the toxic heart of the American dream. show more

  • 70
    Michael RechtshaffenThe Hollywood Reporter

    Decidedly stimulating in its own right, at least in the early going. show more

  • 65
    Michelle OrangeMovieline

    Wilson's unflappable, deeply sympathetic affect and aging golden-boy visage have a very Jack-like smoothing effect on the story's rough patches. show more

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