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Release Date: April 18th, 2008

DVD Release Date: August 19th, 2008

R|1 hr 30 min

Plot Summary
As the 15th anniversary of a fatal high school shooting approaches, former pupil Diana McFee is haunted by memories of the tragedy. After losing her best friend Maureen in the attack, Diana has been profoundly affected by the incident - her seemingly perfect life shaped by the events of that day.

Cast: Uma Thurman, Evan Rachel Wood, Eva Amurri Martino, Brett Cullen, Maggie Lacey, John Magaro

Director: Vadim Perelman

Genres: Drama, Thriller

Production Co: 2929 Productions

Distributors: Magnolia Pictures

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  • Consider this more a consumer warning than a movie review: The Life Before Her Eyes will draw you in, then intrigue you, then bore you, then bewilder you, then make you crazy with its incessant flashbacks and flash forwards, and finally leave you feeling like the victim of a fraud. show more

  • Boasting two terrific performances by Uma Thurman and Evan Rachel Wood as the adult and teenage versions of the same character. show more

  • The best thing about The Life Before Her Eyes, a somber meditation on fate and friendship, is the way it captures the close relationship between two teenage girls. show more

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