• Flower (2018)

Flower

Release Date: March 16th, 2018

R |1 hr 30 min

Plot Summary

Rebellious, quick-witted Erica Vandross is a 17-year-old firecracker living with her single mom, Laurie, and her mom's new boyfriend, Bob, in L.A.'s San Fernando Valley. When Bob's mentally unbalanced son, Luke, arrives from rehab to live with the family, Erica finds her domestic and personal life overwhelmed. With Luke and her sidekicks Kala and Claudine in tow, Erica acts out by exposing a high school teacher's dark secret.

Cast: Zoey Deutch, Kathryn Hahn, Tim Heidecker, Adam Scott, Joey Morgan, Dylan Gelula, Maya Eshet, Eric Edelstein

Director: Max Winkler

Genres: Comedy drama

Production Co: Rough House Pictures, Diablo Entertainment

Keywords: Amusing , 2010s , Growing up , Friendship , Brash , Friend , Los Angeles , Mother , Revenge , Emotional , Car , Pursuit , Suspenseful

Ratings & Reviews

  • 55
    Jacob OllerPaste Magazine

    There are two movies here, and the actors handle that duality well. But the brooding darkness lurking inside these characters needs a drama of its own. show more

  • 0
    Dan CallahanTheWrap

    There are some movies that are misguided in a simple way, and then there are those rare unrelentingly awful movies like Flower that decide to go wrong in as many ways as possible in as short a time as possible. show more

  • 40
    Frank ScheckThe Hollywood Reporter

    Uneasily combining its determinedly edgy plotline with failed sentimentality, Flower is redeemed only by Zoey Deutch’s magnetic performance, which would be star-making if in the service of a better vehicle. show more

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