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Short Term 12

MOVIE SYNOPSIS
Short Term 12


Grace comes to find - in both her work and the new teenager in her care - surprising sources of redemption. And while the subject matter is complex and often dark, this lovingly realized film finds truth - and humor - in unexpected places.
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08/29/2013
Now and then, a kid makes a run for it. In Short Term 12, Destin Daniel Cretton's low-key, high-emotion indie about a foster-care facility for at-risk teens, there are periodic efforts to escape. A breakout, a crazed tear across the scruffy lawn, and once they're beyond the gate, they can't be touched. Gone. » Read more

MPAA rating:
R
for language and brief sexuality
Cast:
Brie Larson; Lydia Du Veaux; John Gallagher Jr.; Alex Calloway; Kaitlyn Dever; Stephanie Beatriz; Keith Stanfield; Kevin Hernandez
Directed by:
Destin Cretton
Genre:
Drama
Running time:
01:36
Release date:
2013
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