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Rid of Me (2011)

 -  Comedy  -  18 November 2011 (USA)
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A scathing black comedy of embarrassment, RID OF ME charts the emotional breakdown and rebirth of a woman ripe for self-discovery.

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A scathing black comedy of embarrassment, RID OF ME charts the emotional breakdown and rebirth of a woman ripe for self-discovery.

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Kids can be mean...adults can be meaner.

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$1,660 (USA) (16 December 2011)

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$10,373 (USA) (6 January 2012)
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Those who don't "get" this movie have, fortunately for them, never seen that dark hole of depression.
19 April 2012 | by See all my reviews

This film was not perfect. Neither was yours. It was, however, tender and enlightening if viewers would allow themselves to really see the story being told. The film was "all over the place" and the protagonist, that's the main character to you and me, was "gratingly child-like" as some professional critics have said because that's what your life is like when you have lost yourself and your heart aches and you wonder if you will ever be o.k. That's it. The acting doesn't have to be great, the story is. This movie will touch you and give you hope if you just let it. I think more people would be more adjusted if they let themselves go to the brink of existence, go a little crazy and open their eyes to who they can become.


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