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Plot Summary
A girl witnesses a violent attack committed by a neighbor in one of three interconnected stories in a British housing estate.

Cast: Tim Roth , Eloise Laurence , Cillian Murphy , Rory Kinnear , Robert Emms , Bill Milner , Zana Marjanovic , Faye Daveney

Director: Rufus Norris

Genres: Drama

Broken (2012)

Release Date: July 19th, 2013|1 hr. 30 min.

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  • There’s little doubt that the obvious parallels between this dark coming-of-age drama and “To Kill a Mockingbird” are deliberate. But while they are undeniably overreaching, director Rufus Norris has adapted Daniel Clay’s young adult novel with a sensitivity that will appeal to teens and adults alike. show more

  • There are simply too many characters jostling for attention and too many competing plot strands in a not-quite-seamless marriage of hard-edged social realism with a lyrical novelistic overlay. That said, the film is rich in poignant moments and negotiates its frequent shifts from violence to gentleness to sorrow with sensitivity. show more

  • It's the rare coming-of-age narrative that manages to respect the tricky ambiguities of shifting perceptions. show more

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