• Refuge (2010)

Refuge

Release Date: 2010

DVD Release Date: January 3rd, 2012

Not Yet Rated |2 hr 1 min

Plot Summary

Amelia (Linda Hamilton), a 40-year-old hospice nurse, accidentally kills her abusive husband and flees in the family RV with his body in the back. An unexpected romance blooms when she picks up Darryl, a failed novelist fleeing his engagement party.

Cast: Linda Hamilton, Chris Payne Gilbert, Christopher McDonald, Amy Lanasa, Doyle Smith, Marcy Bowman, Lena Georgas

Director: Mark Medoff

Genres: Comedy , Crime drama

Ratings & Reviews

  • 20
    Elizabeth WeitzmanNew York Daily News

    Jessica Goldberg’s sluggish directorial debut feels like a leftover from the 1990s, when dank indie dramas littered film-festival lineups. show more

  • 38
    Chuck BowenSlant Magazine

    The problem with the film isn't the contrivance of its premise, it's that writer-director Jessica Goldberg doesn't know it's contrived. show more

  • 70
    Andrew LapinThe Dissolve

    Goldberg sneaks in some whispers of spirituality, but Refuge’s true effectiveness lies in Ritter’s distinctively non-angelic performance. It’s the work of a woman who knows she’s been dealt a bad hand, but can’t bring herself to leave the game. show more

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