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Not Yet Rated| 1 hr. 24 min.

Plot Summary
A teen (Chris Colfer), fated to meet an electrifying end, coerces his classmates into writing for a literary magazine he started to ensure admittance to his dream college.

Cast: Chris Colfer , Allison Janney , Dermot Mulroney , Christina Hendricks , Sarah Hyland , Rebel Wilson , Polly Bergen , Allie Grant

Director: Brian Dannelly

Genres: Comedy

Distributor: Tribeca Film

Struck By Lightning (2012)

Release Date: January 11th, 2013|1 hr. 24 min.

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  • In his screenwriting debut, Glee's gifted Chris Colfer, 22, proves he can lace a line with sass and soul. The downside of Struck by Lightning, besides the fact that Colfer's character, Carson Phillips, is struck dead in the first scene, is that Colfer hands himself all the best lines. show more

  • One can't blame Colfer for wanting to expand his range, but he's created a character who is neither hero nor villain, in a black comedy that is neither dark nor funny enough. show more

  • There's also a refreshing lack of wrapping everything up in a neat, happy bow at the end. show more

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