Feature Film Credits

Life On The Rocks

Life On The Rocks (2020)

A drama with five intertwined stories in a local bar.  A homeless drunk discovers that getting sober can also mean getting even;  a lonely girl reluctantly does a favor and discovers dangerous love; a gay detective and his politically incorrect partner find a strange resolution for crime and punishment; a young self-absorbed “player” meets a sexy provocateur who upends his marriage plans; and a young man with regrets and addictions literally dances with Death. All these stories meet at the intersection of love, misfortune and redemption.
Genre:  Drama
Running Time: 1 hr. 33 min.
MPAA Rating:  Unrated
Distributor:  Lighthouse Distribution
Starring:  Mischa Pollack, Ally Iseman, Jeremy Walker, Pasha Sol with Bonnie Bedelia and Ray Wise
Directed by:  Barry Pollack, Joanna Bowzer, Tim Gagliardo, Tim Russ, Shae-lee Shackleford
Written by:  Barry Pollack
Produced by:  Barry Pollack, Micah Brandt, Tim Gagliardo

It's Not A Date

IT’S NOT A DATE (2014)

A dark comedy about a young couples’ relationship gone awry.  A story of dreams – a young girl’s, her parents, the young man she dates – and how we sometimes exaggerate or just plain lie to make our dreams come true.  But when dreams are broken, sometimes there are unintended consequences.
Genre: Dark Romantic Comedy
Running Time: 1 hr. 33 min.
MPAA Rating: Unrated
Distributor: ITN Distribution
Starring: Mischa Pollack, Eric Roberts, Leah Huebner, Nina Hartley, Eliza Roberts
Directed by:  Barry Pollack
Written by:  Barry Pollack
Produced by:  Barry Pollack, Micah Brandt, Mischa Pollack

This Is a Hijack (1973)

A gambler who can’t pay his debts makes a deal with his creditors to hijack his boss’ plane.

Unfortunately, the plan doesn’t work out quite as expected.

Genre: Action/Adventure and Crime/Gangster

Running Time: 1 h. 30 min.

MPAA Rating: PG

Distributor: Fanfare

Starring: Adam Roarke, Neville Brand, Jay Robinson, Lynn Borden

Directed by: Barry Pollack

Written by: Barry Pollack

Produced by: Joe Solomon and Paul Lewis

Cool Breeze (1972)

Based on W.R. Burnett’s novel The Asphalt Jungle, a crime story with its lead character,

Sidney Lord Jones, masterminding a jewel heist – all in the name of the people.

Genre: Crime/Gangster and Adaptation

Running Time: 1 hr. 41 min.

MPAA Rating: R

Distributor: Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer

Starring: Thalmus Rasulala, Judy Pace, Jim Watkins, Raymond St. Jacques

Directed by: Barry Pollack

Written by: Barry Pollack