Stars proud of provocative ‘Small Engine Repair’

A night of partying turns ugly in “Small Engine Repair.” Frank, Swaino and Packie, longtime pals living in Manchester, New Hampshire, reunite in Frank’s repair shop for booze, steaks and watching fights on TV. But there’s also a hidden agenda at play here, one that will test their volatile, yet loyal friendship; their ideas of … Read more

Small Engine Repair Movie Review

A scene from writer-director John Pollono’s comedy-drama, ‘Small Engine Repair.’ Small Engine Repair Vertical Entertainment Reviewed for by Abe Friedtanzer Director: John Pollono Writer: John Pollono Cast: Jon Bernthal, Shea Whigham, Jordana Spiro, John Pollono, Ciara Bravo, Spencer House Screened at: Critics’ link, WY, 8/31/21 Opens: September 10th, 2021 There is a bond between … Read more

‘Small Engine Repair’ Is an Intense Film About What Lengths a Father Will Go to For His Daughter

I love a good indie film. These kinds of films seem to be able to do what a lot of blockbusters, bigger studio-driven movies aren’t able to do. And that really tells a story. There’s no need for flashy cars, wall-to-wall action, or purposely put product placements. Don’t get me wrong, I’m a huge fan … Read more