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R| 1 hr. 31 min.

Plot Summary
Forensic psychologist Lydie Crane (Tilda Swinton), who once had a stillbirth and is pregnant again, takes on a personally difficult case. She must examine Stephanie Daley (Amber Tamblyn), a teenager who is about to stand trial for the murder of her newborn. Flashbacks reveal Stephanie's past, as the teen recounts her version of events leading to her pregnancy, her labor and her infant's death.

Cast: Tilda Swinton , Amber Tamblyn , Timothy Hutton , Denis O'Hare , Jim Gaffigan , Deirdre O'Connell , Halley Feiffer , Neal Huff

Director: Hilary Brougher

Genres: Drama

Distributor: Regent Releasing

Stephanie Daley (2006)

Release Date: April 20th, 2007|1 hr. 31 min.

critic reviews (10)
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  • 75
    Claudia Puig USA Today

    The film itself is dark and chilling, if occasionally plodding, but worth seeing for the absorbing potency of its main performances. show more

  • 100
    Joe Morgenstern Wall Street Journal

    With a calmness that bespeaks confidence, this small, spellbinding second feature by Hilary Brougher brings together two women, trapped in separate states of denial and distress, who manage to end each other's entrapment. show more

  • 75
    Jack Mathews New York Daily News

    This is first-rate stuff. show more

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