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Review: Bloodworth (2010)

There’s always a sneaking suspicion that every touring musician is just running away from home. InĀ Bloodworth, the longer they stay away, the more everyone gets hurt when they return.

Adapted from Provinces of Night, William Gay’s 2002 novel of the Tennessee back waters, Bloodworth walks a similar path to another of his recently adapted stories, SXSW 2008 award winner That Evening Sun. Both combine a slow-burn rural drama with an ensemble cast of rare authenticity.

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