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R| 1 hr. 50 min.

Plot Summary
A manipulative teenager (Evan Rachel Wood) and her two friends conspire to falsely accuse a teacher (Ron Livingston) of molesting them.

Cast: Evan Rachel Wood , Ron Livingston , James Woods , Jane Krakowski , Elisabeth Harnois , Selma Blair , Danny Comden , Stark Sands

Director: Marcos Siega

Genres: Comedy drama

Distributor: IDP Distribution

Pretty Persuasion (2005)

Release Date: August 12th, 2005|1 hr. 50 min.

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critic reviews ( 3 )
fan reviews ( 0 )
  • Only partly successful. show more

  • Ms. Wood, who made a potent impression two years ago as a naïve adolescent led astray by a sophisticated and psychotic classmate in "Thirteen," has the whip hand this time around -- and she's wonderfully persuasive. She needs a movie to match. show more

  • Another high school vixen movie, this one with a potty mouth (the vixen) and pretensions of social commentary (the movie), Pretty Persuasion brings to mind a number of other titles, all better. show more

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