After a teacher becomes supposedly becomes ill at Union School, Oklahoma, Native American teenager Brandi Blackbear (Alia Shawkat) is accused of putting a hex on the teacher and suspended. ... See full summary »

Director:

Writer:

Reviews

Watch Now

From $14.99 (SD) on Amazon Video

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Formerly wealthy widow must move in with the lower middle-class foster family living in a house she owns in order to establish residency prior to selling it.

Director: Barnet Bain
Stars: Ellen Bry, Lynn Cole, Jeff Portell
Lightning Bug (2004)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

A drama/thriller, set in the South, about a young boy who longs to escape the misery of his childhood and the misunderstanding of his hometown. A gifted, self-taught, special effects ... See full summary »

Director: Robert Hall
Stars: Bret Harrison, Laura Prepon, Kevin Gage
Action | Adventure | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

A reality television show goes horribly wrong forcing its ill-equipped stars to hunt for buried treasure to find a way home.

Director: Jason Trost
Stars: Lucas Till, Scout Taylor-Compton, Sean Whalen
The Other Side I (2006)
Action | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

Samuel North (Nathan Mobley) escapes from Hell to find the person who murdered him, but a team of invincible bounty hunters called REAPERS are sent from the Netherworld to bring him back.

Director: Gregg Bishop
Stars: Nathan Mobley, Jaimie Alexander, Cory Rouse
Comedy | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

On the night of the big High-School Prom, the dead rise to eat the living, and the only people who can stop them are the losers who couldn't get dates to the dance.

Director: Gregg Bishop
Stars: Jared Kusnitz, Greyson Chadwick, Chandler Darby
Hard Drive I (2014)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

At 23, Ditch is a virgin. And, digitally speaking, you could say he's a bit of a luddite. He spends his days listening to cassettes on his old broken Walkman as he drives a beat off van to ... See full summary »

Director: William D. MacGillivray
Stars: Douglas Smith, Laura Wiggins, Megan Follows
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
...
Toni Blackbear
...
Tim Blackbear
...
Henry Bracken
...
John Mack Butler
...
Casey (as Simon Carter)
...
Kyle Kenney
...
Kimberly
Rebecca Rose ...
Millicent
Kayleigh Harris ...
Ashley
...
Noah Taylor (as Joshua Blaycock)
...
Mr. Gray (as JD Evermore)
...
Ken Knox (as Douglas Griffin)
...
Tim Blackbear Jr.
...
Sarah Carson
Edit

Storyline

After a teacher becomes supposedly becomes ill at Union School, Oklahoma, Native American teenager Brandi Blackbear (Alia Shawkat) is accused of putting a hex on the teacher and suspended. With the help of the American Civil Liberties Union, the Blackbears file a lawsuit against the school to help clear Brandi of witchcraft accusations perpetrated by an overly zealous, religious community. Written by Tickleberry

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

A witch-hunt is taking place... today!

Genres:

Drama

Certificate:

See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

10 July 2006 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Emmones  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Alia solid
6 June 2016 | by See all my reviews

It's 1999 Tulsa right after the incident at Columbine. Brandi Blackbear (Alia Shawkat) is a regular high school girl. Her native American father ignores her in favor of her brother. Mean girl Kimberly convinces her friends to report on her. She is suspended. Kimberly steals her friend Casey. When she gets into wicken, the school suspends her again for allegedly casting a spell on her teacher sending him to the hospital. The family gets help from ACLU to sue the school.

The story is compelling although objectivity is questionable. With the real case out there, it's hard to know how much is real. The acting is solid. Alia is good. The story before the court case is solid Lifetime material. The court drama is less compelling. It probably needs to concentrate on the father daughter relationship more. It also doesn't end with a great cinematic ending although it makes the best of the situation.


0 of 0 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
It happened in 2000 at Union high SChool, my high school. chelsea_farris
Brandi's brother bscgirl01
Sickening and stupid! hdacrow
the flute of death socalico
Just for the Record amy_blackthorn
Kimberly ceh35899
Discuss Not Like Everyone Else (2006) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?