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R| 1 hr. 35 min.

Plot Summary
Follows three friends, Lanisha (Kerry Washington), Maria (Melissa Martinez) and Joycelyn (Anna Simpson), best friends and members of their school's marching band, through the hot streets of Crown Heights, Brooklyn. During the closing weeks of summer, the small moments and dramas that mean nothing and everything to a young girl navigating her way into adulthood start to accumulate. And the girls and their friendships change forever.

Cast: Kerry Washington , Anna Simpson , Melissa Martinez , Marlene Forte , Raymond Anthony Thomas , Rosalyn Coleman , Carmen Lopez , Tyrone Brown

Director: Jim McKay

Genres: Drama

Distributor: IFC Films, MGM/UA Home Entertainment Inc.

Our Song (2000)

Release Date: January 21st, 2000|1 hr. 35 min.

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  • 75
    Edward Guthmann San Francisco Chronicle

    The movie's soul isn't its plot but the relationships among the girls. show more

  • 90
    Joe Morgenstern Wall Street Journal

    Directed with such a confident, delicate touch. Nothing is insisted on, yet whole lives are discovered and revealed in vignettes that seem as spontaneous as a laugh or a gasp. show more

  • 88
    Carrie Rickey Philadelphia Inquirer

    Heartbreaking? Sometimes. Involving? You bet. show more

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