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A Lobster Tale (2006)

PG-13 | | Drama, Family, Fantasy | 21 October 2006 (USA)
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Cody Brewer, a quiet New England fisherman isn't doing too well for himself. His wife feels neglected, and his son keeps getting picked on by the school bully. While out collecting his ... See full summary »

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Martha Brewer
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Walter Hogshead
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Mike Stanton
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Timmy Brock (as Eric Knudsen)
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Edith Hogshead
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Rusty Kendrick
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Hal Brock
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Darryl Stern
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Cody Brewer, a quiet New England fisherman isn't doing too well for himself. His wife feels neglected, and his son keeps getting picked on by the school bully. While out collecting his lobster traps one day, Cody finds a strange green moss that holds magical powers. Once word gets out about the magical moss, the entire town suddenly becomes Cody's best friend, all hoping to get a piece of it. With the townspeople clamoring for some moss and the already delicate state of the Brewer family, Cody has a tough time figuring out exactly what to do. Written by Anonymous

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They never asked for a miracle.

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Drama | Family | Fantasy

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Rated PG-13 for some sexual material, including brief nudity | See all certifications »

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finally a good family film
23 July 2009 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

Thank God I was able to show my family a film that we could all enjoy. My family and friends feel better for seeing it. I feel proud it was a Canadian that had the courage to put a non blood thirsty, morally enriching film out there.I hope this will encourage other film writers and directors to give us morally uplifting content that will also bring with it humor. We felt like we wanted more. Can we set an example somehow, to encourage this story and others like it .Out of curiosity I went to the directors web sight. Adam Massey. He is diverse and intelligent. A wonderful discovery. Lets hope a film like "A Lobster Tale" will inspire many others. Congratulations!


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