Lonely Boys

Lonely Boys


Following a recent breakup, struggling writer Jules (Dan Simon) crashes with his recently separated best friend. The two embark on a weekend bender through New York City and Connecticut in search of solace and sometimes more pain. When the sun finally rises, neither expects to see the light.

Year: 2016

Genre: Comedy

Cast: Dan Simon, Gregory Lay

Directed By: Dan Simon

Country: USA

Run Time: 90 mins


Lonely Boys and its closing shot stuck with me long after the film ended because anyone can see pieces of themselves in Jules and Saul. The end result is a film that cleverly explores the true meaning of an old friendship with unexpected narrative twists.


Greenwich International Film Festival
San Antonio Film Festival