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Based on 25 Critics
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  • An emotionally charged coming-of-age saga that will make you laugh and cry, maybe at the same time. show more

  • Working from a story by Antwone Fisher, screenwriter Tina Gordon Chism is tender toward characters balancing where they come from with where they'd like to go. Fisher was the subject of an inspirational biography by Denzel Washington. show more

  • Fresh and unexpected. It feels like a real window on the lives of disenfranchised youths - these are in South Atlanta - as they make their way in a society that doesn't cut them any breaks. show more

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