15 year old Deena Marten wants the same freedom every teenager craves. But when she can't have her way, her rebellious temperament erupts in violence. Her parents, Cynthia and Todd, fear her new boyfriend, Garret, 17, is the cause. Distraught, Cynthia turns to alcohol, and Todd escapes in his work. They're unaware their Boy Scout son Adam, 13, sips from a vodka bottle hidden in his bedroom. And the problems in this dysfunctional family continue to worsen. Written by
Echo Bridge Home Entertainment
Imagine, the child you love the most... becoming the person you fear the most.
Did You Know?
Actor Ryan Mouritsen (featured) was still living in Sandy, Utah while working on this production. He used to visit Hollywood to stay for visits to work on productions while networking and helping on TV and film productions. Sometimes, he did extra work too. This film and the positive experiences helped him to decide to move to Hollywood in 1998 and pursue his career goals. See more
You're being charged with the assault, too. That's a felony. It's a very serious charge. Since this is your first offense, I don't want to keep you in detention, but the situation has your home is far too volatile for me to send you back until the case is resolved.
Uh, your Honor, if I could say something? I don't think Deena was trying hit her mother with the telephone. I think was trying to...
I don't want to hear about that now. I'm only interested whether I should keep Deena in detention ...