Jungleland

Jungleland

Jungleland

A loss in the boxing ring forces two brothers into serious debt in this road movie. To pay it all back, the pair look to hit the road and participate in a big bare-knuckle fight, but it's a journey that could break their bond for good. Stars Charlie Hunnam (Sons of Anarchy), Jack O'Connell ('71), Jessica Barden (The End of the F**king World) and Jonathan Majors (Lovecraft Country).

202090 minsUSA, UK
Drama

Streaming (4 Providers)

Jungleland / Reviews

The New York Times

The New York Times

The sweaty clichés enacted along the way are uniformly tired and ultimately offensive. A love scene near the movie’s finale, Winkler’s vision of sex among the underclass, is a caricature that could comfortably fit in the new “Borat” movie.

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Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

It's a story cut from familiar cloth that's absorbing enough but never quite escapes its whiff of cliché.

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Variety

Variety

It’s the kind of enterprise that has everything but a single fresh idea, or even moment. ... The sombre tone feels forced rather than earned, because everything here comes out of The Giant Golden Book Of Coulda Beena Contenda Cliches.

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Slant Magazine

Slant Magazine

Director Max Winkler truly seems to believe that he’s cutting to the heart of the boulevard of broken dreams.

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A.V. Club

A.V. Club

Earnest fraternal affection is the main attraction in Jungleland, director Max Winkler’s moody road-trip movie by way of a bare-knuckle boxing drama.

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Screen Daily

Screen Daily

Strong performances across the board and a propulsive sense of mounting desperation makes for a compelling piece of storytelling.

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Associated Press

Associated Press

This very American fable has been blessed with three remarkable performances.

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Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles Times

This dire and dreamy road movie is impressive work from director and co-writer Winkler (he co-wrote with Theodore Bressman and David Branson Smith).

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