• Lamb (2016)


Release Date: January 8th, 2016

R |1 hr 37 min

Plot Summary

A lonely, middle-aged man (Ross Partridge) befriends a neglected 11-year-old (Oona Laurence) and takes her for a weeklong retreat into the wilderness.

Cast: Ross Partridge, Oona Laurence, Jess Weixler, Tom Bower, Scoot McNairy, Joel Murray, Lindsay Pulsipher, Jennifer Lafleur

Director: Ross Partridge

Genres: Drama

Production Co: The Shot Clock

Ratings & Reviews

  • 70
    Frank ScheckThe Hollywood Reporter

    Lamb proves itself a deeply intriguing psychological drama that should inspire much spirited debate. Let the controversy begin. show more

  • 63
    Matt Zoller SeitzRogerEbert.com

    Lamb is empathetic and untrustworthy, haunting but often unpersuasive. In the end it's hard to say what the film's point is. But it lingers in the mind. show more

  • 75
    Tirdad DerakhshaniPhiladelphia Inquirer

    Partridge portrays David with immaculate timing and meticulous attention to detail. We feel for the character's pain, but never quite trust him. show more

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