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1 hr. 29 min.

Plot Summary
A troubled teenager (Ben Lee) undergoes a radical transformation after the screening of a scandalous student film and his subsequent fall from a roof.

Cast: Ben Lee , Rose Byrne , Miranda Richardson , Garry McDonald , Christopher Stollery , Nicholas Hammond , Francis McMahon , Toby Schmitz

Director: Tony McNamara

Genres: Comedy

Distributor: Film Movement

Rage in Placid Lake (2003)

Release Date: May 17th, 2003|1 hr. 29 min.

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  • 60
    Sheri Linden The Hollywood Reporter

    Taking satiric aim at a familiar target, conformity, Australian playwright Tony McNamara's film debut is by turns incisive and broad. show more

  • 75
    Ty Burr Boston Globe

    For every line of dialogue that's truly, glitteringly acid, though, there are five that are merely clever, and Lee, likable as he is, never really taps into the misery of the teen misfit. show more

  • 75
    Stephen Cole The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

    A welcome rarity: an amiable film comedy that leaves you feeling good as opposed to feeling for your wallet. show more

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