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Video Review: 'Jerry and Tom'

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Jerry and Tom

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
R
runtime:
92 minutes
performer:
Joe Mantegna, Sam Rockwell
director:
Saul Rubinek
distributor:
Miramax Home Video
genre:
Mystery and Thriller

We gave it a C

First-time director Saul Rubinek’s hitman flick Jerry and Tom had folks talking at Sundance. In 1998. Ay, there’s the rubout. Even then, watching two killers banter Pulp Fiction-ally was on the edge of stale. Now, despite clever camera work and cameos by William H. Macy and Ted Danson, it’s a setup that’ll hold interest just until you’ve finished folding your laundry. C

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