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PG-13| 1 hr. 33 min.

Plot Summary
When Sara (Minka Kelly), a young design student from Iowa, arrives for college in Los Angeles, she is eager to fit in and get to know the big city. Her wealthy roommate, Rebecca (Leighton Meester), is more than eager to take Sara under her wing and show her the ropes. The two become close, but when Sara begins to branch out and make more friends on campus, Rebecca becomes resentful. Alarmed, Sara moves in with her new boyfriend, causing Rebecca's behavior to take a violent turn.

Cast: Leighton Meester , Minka Kelly , Cam Gigandet , Aly Michalka , Danneel Harris , Frances Fisher , Tomas Arana , Billy Zane

Director: Christian E. Christiansen

Genres: Thriller

Distributor: Sony Pictures Entertainment

The Roommate (2011)

Release Date: February 4th, 2011|1 hr. 33 min.

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  • May 22, 2011 bigbobsh2o
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    It wasn\'t horrible but it wasn\'t good either. I recommend renting it. It could have been better but it wasn\'t a total flop.

  • May 21, 2011 xxkroegerrkoxx
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    worst movie of 2011 turned off after 45 minutes of boredom

  • May 21, 2011 Terry
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    Horrible movie, been done so many times before and they added nothing new or special to this one. Hard to believe such a weak script gets made into a movie. I could have wrote this one and had more excitement in it. So many bad movies lately, that\'s why I only go to the cheap show or wait for the DVD. Bad, bad, bad!

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How Ratings and Trailers Mislead You -- And What to Do About It

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Jenni Miller on Mar 3rd, 2011 9:20AM

In this age of MPAA hypocrisy and marketing campaigns that tweak trailers for tone, you don't always get what you pay for at the movies -- or what you expect. The MPAA saw fit to warn...

'The Roommate' Scares Up Super Bowl Weekend Win: Box Office Report February 4 - 6

Posted by
Gary Susman on Feb 6th, 2011 1:36PM

Given the Super Bowl and the icy weather, pundits didn't expect much from this weekend's box office, and 'The Roommate' mustered just enough mojo to meet those low expectations. 'The Roommate'...

'The Roommate' Review: A Hollow, No-Stakes Thriller Without Thrills

Posted by
Peter Hall on Feb 4th, 2011 6:30PM

'The Roommate' is an auto-tuned horror movie; a mechnically processed imitation of a thriller that is hollow, joyless, lifeless and utterly artificial in origin. This should be of no surprise to...

Minka Kelly on 'The Roommate,' 'Charlie's Angels' and Wanting to Play a Superhero (Wonder Woman, Anyone?)

Posted by
Alicia Roda on Feb 4th, 2011 4:30PM

There are so many reasons to love Minka Kelly, who's currently starring in the psycho-thriller 'The Roommate.' And none of those reasons have to do with an uber-sexy title from a men's magazine, who...

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