|Plot: BLACK TAR ROAD is a gritty, dark, love story between two women, Heather and Charlie, who meet at a desolate truck stop. Charlie McElroy (Amber Lee) is a drug mule, who mules drugs for an operation that is run out of an interstate truck stop. After Charlie hangs around town where she meets Heather Plath, (Noelle Messier) a hardened truck stop prostitute who's spent her life in the rural landscape. Few films are more despairing and yet, curiously, so hopeful as this one, which argues that even at the very end of the road, at the final extremity, we can find some solace in the offer and acceptance of love. These women fall in love with each other.
Rating: 3.7/10 (181 votes)
Director: Amber Dawn Lee, Rob Brownstein, Jeff Chassler, Robert P. Franco, Jay Holben, Gary Kohn
Writer: Amber Dawn Lee (story by), Amber Dawn Lee
Stars: Maria Olsen, James Black, Darin Cooper, Noelle Messier
Runtime: 85 min
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Released: 2016 Jul 28