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Ballast

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Read on for a listing of streaming and cable services - including rental, purchase, and subscription alternatives - along with the availability of 'Ballast' on each platform. Now, before we get into the various whats and wheres of how you can watch 'Ballast' right now, here are some details about the Alluvial Film Company drama flick.

Released October 1st, 2008, 'Ballast' stars Micheal J. Smith Sr., JimMyron Ross, Tarra Riggs, Johnny McPhail The movie has a runtime of about 1 hr 36 min, and received a score of 84 (out of 100) on Metacritic, which put together reviews from 24 well-known critics.

What, so now you want to know what the movie’s about? Here's the plot: "Newly widowed by her husband's shocking suicide, recovering addict Marlee (Tarra Riggs) struggles to raise her young son, James (JimMyron Ross), by herself. Inconsolable over the suicide and unequipped to face life without a father, the stunned James reaches out to his estranged uncle Lawrence (Micheal J. Smith Sr.), his father's stoic identical twin. In the wake of their reunion, James sets out on a painful, meandering path that inevitably lands him and his grieving family in grave danger."

'Ballast' is currently available to rent, purchase, or stream via subscription on Amazon.com, and iTunes Store .

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