Bridge and Tunnel

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"Now you've got something to say, got someone to blame, let's hear it."
  • TV-PG
  • 2015
  • 1 hr 34 min
  • 7.2  (103)

Bridge and Tunnel is a 2014 drama written and directed by Jason Michael Brescia. The film takes place over the course of one night and follows five twenty-somethings as they navigate through their personal relationships and dreams in New York City. The protagonist of the film is Jimmy, played by Arjun Gupta, a young man who has been struggling to make it as an actor in the city. Despite being talented, he has been repeatedly rejected and is about to give up on his dreams. His best friend, Nick, portrayed by Joe Murphy, is a bartender who is also struggling to find his place in the world. He has recently been kicked out of his apartment and is crashing on Jimmy's couch.

Along with Jimmy and Nick, the film also features three female characters. Chelsea, played by Mary Kate Wiles, is a young artist who is in love with Jimmy, but is afraid to tell him. She is also dealing with her own personal struggles as an artist. There is also Jillian, played by Cris Nichols, who is Nick's ex-girlfriend. Jillian has a history of substance abuse and is trying to get clean, but is finding it difficult to stay sober. Finally, there is Liza, portrayed by Nicole Lewis, a successful businesswoman who is bored with her routine and is searching for something more meaningful in her life.

As the night unfolds, the five characters find themselves confronting their fears, insecurities, and dreams. Jimmy and Nick get into a fight, while Chelsea must confront her feelings for Jimmy. Jillian struggles to stay sober, while Liza has a chance encounter with a homeless man that forces her to reevaluate her life. Throughout the night, the five characters cross paths and interact with each other, each providing a unique perspective on the struggles and dreams of life in New York City.

One of the film's biggest strengths is its portrayal of the city. Bridge and Tunnel captures the vibrant and chaotic energy of New York City at night, from the bustling streets to the dimly lit bars and clubs. The shots of the city are interspersed throughout the film and capture the essence of New York in a way that few other films have been able to accomplish.

Another strength of the film is its honest portrayal of the struggles that young people face in pursuing their dreams. The characters in the film are all at different points in their lives, yet they all share a common thread: the desire to pursue something that they are passionate about. The film does not shy away from the difficulty of this pursuit, showing the characters facing rejection, uncertainty, and doubt. At the same time, however, the film also shows the characters experiencing moments of hope and inspiration, reminding the audience that the pursuit of one's dreams is a journey filled with highs and lows.

In addition to its honest portrayal of the struggles of pursuing one's dreams, the film is also successful in its portrayal of the complexity of personal relationships. Each of the five characters in the film is dealing with their own personal demons, yet they all find themselves intertwined with each other in some way. The film explores the dynamics of friendships, romantic relationships, and the difficult process of letting go. The relationships in the film feel authentic, and the performances of the actors involved help to bring the characters to life in a way that is relatable and engaging.

Overall, Bridge and Tunnel is a well-made and thoughtful film that captures the essence of life in New York City. The characters are well-drawn and the performances are strong, making it a film that is both entertaining and emotionally engaging. For anyone who has ever pursued a dream, struggled in a personal relationship, or simply loves the energy of New York City, Bridge and Tunnel is a must-see film.

Bridge and Tunnel is a 2015 comedy with a runtime of 1 hour and 34 minutes. It has received mostly positive reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 7.2.

Bridge and Tunnel
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    1 hr 34 min
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  • IMDB Rating
    7.2  (103)