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The Paperboy, 2012

The Paperboy
Directed by: Lee Daniels
Written by: Peter Dexter
Language:  English
Country:  USA
Runtime:  107 min
MPAA Rating:  R
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The mood of The Paperboy is sexual, stylized, and offbeat. The plot centers around journalism, a dangerous attraction, and unfulfilled love. It is a drama and period movie. Stylistically, The Paperboy campy humor. In approach, it is serious and realistic. It takes place, at least partly, in a small town. The Paperboy is set in Florida. It happens in the 1960s. It is based on a book. Note that The Paperboy includes brief nudity, strong sexual content, and violent content.

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The Paperboy (2012)
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A directionless young man helps his reporter brother investigate the possible wrongful conviction of a man on death row, and in the process... more

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Language: English
Country: USA
Release date: 25 October 2012
Runtime: 107 min

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Zac Efron Zac Efron As Jack James
Nicole Kidman Nicole Kidman As Charlotte Bless
John Cusack John Cusack As Hillary Van Wetter
Matthew McConaughey Matthew McConaughey As Ward James
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Awful
I don't really know what was this movie trying to do, maybe it was trying to be shocking, well, it might be shocking, but it's just an awful movie.
09.October.2012 |  by: icecream
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So bad you can't look away
This movie was so trashy and campy - although I thought it was bad, in some scenes you just can't look away.
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