Friday Jul 18
Movie Blog: 'Hellion' Review
It's unfortunate that this film had to go up against Boyhood . That 12-years-in-the-making, coming-of-age colossus is my most anticipated movie of the summer, and it comes out the same weekend as Hellion , which is also a film about growing up.
'Hellion' movie review: Aaron Paul upstaged by impressive newcomer in coming-of-age indie
Aaron Paul's character in "Hellion" is one that will feel familiar to his fans. It's a version of a character he has played before, in " Need for Speed ," in " Smashed ," and most notably in an Emmy-winning turn in " Breaking Bad ."
'Hellion' review: Film runs the gamut from slow to dull
"Hellion" is so sincere and so dull that some might mistake it for a true work of art.
Los Angeles Times
Working-class drama 'Hellion' finds itself in cinematic limbo
No amount of jittery camera work, heavy metal music and explosive violence can erase the feeling that the Texas-based working-class drama "Hellion" is more of a curated exhibit about a broken family than an organically engaging film about one.