A Broken Life (2007)

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A Broken Life (2007)

Tortured by his own mediocrity, Max decides to commit suicide and recruits his only friend Bud, a struggling filmmaker, to record his last day on earth. Bent on exacting revenge, Max tracks down and finally confronts his overbearing Boss and his ex-wife. His rage builds until his last day is turned upside down by the kindness of a young woman in a wheelchair. Just moments from his own end, Max finds hope but is it too late to fix what is broken?
Canada
IMDb   5.1 /10
TheMovieDb    3.5 /10
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Creators
Director Neil Coombs
Writer Neil Coombs
Writer Grace Kosaka
Writer Anna Lee
Writer Giles Daoust
Writer Daphnis Boelens
Information
Release Date2008-09-23
Runtime1h 37mins
GenreDrama
Content RatingNot Rated (Not Rated)
Awards
CompanyCaged Angel Films, Parallel Media, Eggplant Picture & Sound
CountryCanada
LanguageEnglish
Mikhail (as Kristen Holden-Ried)
Danya Nearon
Danya Nearon
Gang Leader
Faye Ly
Faye Ly
Jade
Nathan Carter
Nathan Carter
Student
Cosette Derome
Cosette Derome
Catherine
Joanna Jang
Joanna Jang
Prostitute
Carinne Leduc
Carinne Leduc
French tourist

A Broken Life

A Broken Life is a 2008 Canadian independent drama film directed by Neil Coombs and produced by Caged Angel Films. It stars Tom Sizemore, Corey Sevier, Grace Kosaka, Saul Rubinek, and Ving Rhames. The film was released September 23, 2008 in the US and October 14, 2008 in Canada.


Plot

Max decides to commit suicide and forces Bud to film his final hours. Max confronts his ex-wife and Boss for revenge but kindness from a handicapped woman gives him hope.


Cast

  • Tom Sizemore as Max
  • Corey Sevier as Bud
  • Grace Kosaka as Melinda
  • Ving Rhames as Vet
  • Saul Rubinek as Boss

Production

A Broken Life was filmed 14 days with up to 5 cameras. This film would be the inspiration for Shaun Rodriquez 4th Album Broken Life