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PG-13| 1 hr. 24 min.

Plot Summary
Andrew (Dane DeHaan) is a socially awkward, introverted teen whose main form of escape and expression is a video camera. But things begin to change when Andrew, his cousin Matt (Alex Russell) and popular classmate Steve (Michael B. Jordan) discover a mysterious substance that leaves them with incredible powers. As their abilities become more powerful, the teens' lives spin out of control when their darker sides begin to emerge. Andrew's camera captures the unfolding events.

Cast: Dane DeHaan , Alex Russell , Michael B. Jordan , Michael Kelly , Ashley Hinshaw , Bo Petersen , Anna Wood , Rudi Malcolm

Director: Josh Trank

Genres: Science fiction, Fantasy

Distributor: 20th Century Fox

Chronicle (2012)

Release Date: February 3rd, 2012|1 hr. 24 min.

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  • Despite a gimmicky premise, Chronicle fuels its action with characters you can laugh with, understand and even take to heart. show more

  • If the characters weren't so well drawn, if the effects weren't so convincing, and if the upshot weren't so ghastly, the moral component wouldn't carry any weight. But Trank tells his tale with an emotional and visual crispness that gives the superhero genre its best crack at naturalism so far. show more

  • Bolstered by the natural performances of a trio of little-known actors, the very watchable Chronicle keeps us captive throughout. show more

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