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County Lines Reviews

December 6, 2020
A mournfully ambient and somewhat ethereal score by James Pickering helps elevate this above mere social realism, finding unexpected shards of beauty in even the most dismal circumstances.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
December 5, 2020
A deeply impactful look at the manifold dangers our young people face today.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
December 4, 2020
If you were looking for a word to describe writer-director Henry Blake's horribly timely debut you would not pick "fun", yet the filmmaking is so sharp I was hooked from the get-go.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
December 3, 2020
The writing, alas, is slightly pat, and punctuated by awkward dramatic leaps - such as Tyler's transformation from angel to devil and back again - that strain against the realism elsewhere.
Full Review | Original Score: 3/5
December 3, 2020
County Lines is a film that doesn't run along the usual rails of a gangster thriller.
Full Review | Original Score: 4/5
Top Critic
June 27, 2020
Abetted by Paco Sweetman's clean, calm editing, Blake demonstrates impressive control and consistency of tone.