Manglehorn is an American drama film made in 2014 by David Gordon Green. It was directed and written by Paul Logan. The film features Al Pacino, Holly Hunter, Harmony Korine and Chris Messina. The film was selected to take on the Golden Lion in the 71st Venice International Film Festival. 2/3 The film premiered by IFC Films in theaters June 19, 2015.
A.J. Manglehorn is an infamous Texas key-maker is a lonely guy who cares for his cat and grieves for a lost love. Dawn, a kind-hearted bank teller, may be able help Manglehorn get out of his inner circle.
Filming began in Austin on November 4 on the 4th of November, 2013. The filming took place at various locations throughout the city over the course of 25 days. Austin postrock group Excosions in the Sky composed the soundtrack. David Wingo also contributed to the score.
Manglehorn was met with mixed reviews from critics. According to Rotten Tomatoes, the film is rated of 51% with 83 reviews, with a score of 5.45/10. The consensus reads: ” Manglehorn is a charmingly subdued performance by Al Pacino, but that does not make up for a slight story and uneven script.” According to Metacritic, the film has a score of 56 out of 100, based upon reviews from 26 critics, giving “mixed or average reviews”. Manglehorn hd