HARD LUCK LOVE SONG (104 R)

HARD LUCK LOVE SONG

SUMMARY

A modern day gritty love story inspired by acclaimed singer/songwriter Todd Snider’s seminal Americana hit, “just like Old Times”. Hard Luck Love Song follows Jesse (Michael Dorman), a charismatic but down on his luck troubadour living out of cheap motels and making bad decisions Jesse finds himself at an existential crossroads during a chance encounter with Carla (Sophia Bush) an old flame, as their complicated past and current troubles threaten to destroy their blissful reunion.

DIRECTOR/WRITER: Justin Corsbie
CAST: Michael Dorman, Sophia Bush, Dermot Mulroney, RZA,  Eric Roberts


 

REVIEW

“As with many country songs, the story feels terribly familiar. But director/co-screenwriter Corsbie, who grew up in Austin, clearly knows the milieu.”

Frank Scheck, Hollywood Reporter