God’s Pocket is the name of a small town where Mickey is half heartedly looking into the death of his wifes son. He is more interested in betting the funeral money on a horse and helping his buddy steal a van full of meat. 347 more words
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Tonally confused, unfunny and slightly insulting to boot – God’s Pocket is riddled with flaws.
God’s Pocket tells the bleak story of the struggling everyman in an ultra trashy American neighbourhood, and it tells the story of crime within a close-knit community and it also tells the darkly comedic story of a man trying to raise funds for his stepson’s funeral… it tries to do all of these at the same time, and fails. 508 more words