A Guide to Recognizing Your Saints (2006)

84%
4.2089552238806567
Rate film (67 votes)
89% Vouch

Selected review

Robert Downey Jr., Channing Tatum, and Shia LaBeouf star in this powerful drama about growing up in 80’s Astoria, New York. It follows the memoirs of the author, director and musician Dito Montiel as he visits his ailing father after 15 years in Los Angeles, away from home. Told via flashback and present-day exposition, as well as several fourth-wall bending monologues,  A Guide to Recognizing Your Saints is a coming of age film that leaves a deep impact, with two Sundance awards and heaps of nominations to its credit. 

Review by Amelia.

Add Your Comment

You don't need to be signed-in to post a comment.

avatar

Watch it

  • Details

    • Starring

      Robert Downey Jr., Rosario Dawson, Shia LaBeouf
    • With

    • Genre

      Drama
    • Sub-genres

    • Similar famous movies

    • Directed by

      Dito Montiel
    • Written by

      Dito Montiel
    • Rating

      R
    • Language

      English

    Appears On

    Recommended to you by humans, not algorithms.