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The Playroom

Not Yet Rated| 1 hr. 23 min.

Plot Summary
Four children in an attic make up a fantastic story while their parents make a drunken story of their own.

Cast: John Hawkes , Molly Parker , Olivia Harris , Jonathon McClendon , Alexandra Doke , Ian Veteto , Jonathan Brooks , Lydia Mackay

Director: Julia Dyer

Genres: Drama

Distributor: Freestyle Releasing LLC

The Playroom (2012)

Release Date: February 8th, 2013|1 hr. 23 min.

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  • A rare example of a grown-up story compellingly told from the perspective of children, The Playroom is a modest gem. show more

  • Between the loaded conversations and metaphors, and the phony overlay of a children's fairy tale, The Playroom can't stop telegraphing themes and interpreting itself. There's nothing left for the audience to do. show more

  • Lacking much in the way of character depth, the film attempts to fill the gap with melodrama. show more

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