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R| 1 hr. 32 min.

Plot Summary
A precocious teen (Sarah Bolger) has a sexual awakening and later begins to realize that her parents' (Claire Danes, James Marsden) marriage is not as strong as she thought.

Cast: Claire Danes , James Marsden , Jeremy Sisto , Sarah Bolger , Thomas Mann , Peter Fonda , Anika Noni Rose , Jon Tenney

Director: Max Mayer

Genres: Comedy drama

Distributor: IFC Films

As Cool as I Am (2013)

Release Date: June 7th, 2013|1 hr. 32 min.

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  • 40
    Elizabeth Weitzman New York Daily News

    Simplistic plotting, pedestrian visuals and poorly-handled melodrama do lend the project a cheap, made-for-TV feel, which is underscored by the fact that Danes and Marsden don’t seem obliged to turn in their best work. show more

  • 40
    John DeFore The Hollywood Reporter

    Familiar faces in supporting roles don't do much for the commercial prospects of this modest film, which feels like a made-for-TV version of the prototypical Sundance-aspiring quest for identity. show more

  • 25
    Kyle Smith New York Post

    Though darker elements loom in the shadows, nothing in this painfully sincere film is remotely affecting; just think of it as “My So-Called Strife.” show more

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