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Pay It Forward

Release Date: October 20th, 2000

PG-13|2 hr. 2 min.

Plot Summary
The story of a social studies teacher who gives an assignment to his junior high school class to think of an idea to change the world for the better, then put it into action. When one young student creates a plan for "paying forward" favors, he not only affects the life of his struggling single mother, but he sets in motion an unprecedented wave of human kindness which, unbeknownst to him, has blossomed into a profound national phenomenon.

Cast: , , , , , , ,


Genres: Drama

Distributor: Warner Bros. Pictures

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  • Crass manipulation can clean up at the box office, so do your part: Nail this flick as a bottom feeder and pay the bad word forward to three others.

  • It's a pretty nice movie until, like a Ponzi plan, it collapses.

  • Despite being full of Oscar-winning talent, this is still just a better-dressed, drawn-out episode of "Touched by an Angel."

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