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Rid of Me (2011)

Not Rated | | 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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Meris Canfield
John Keyser ...
Mitch Canfield
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Briann Lockwood
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Masud
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Mrs. Hurbold
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Bry-Guy
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Dawn
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Sue Ellen Haggemyer
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Softball Player
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Sunshine the Barfly
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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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A heart wrenching journey through a schoolyard of cruel grownups.
10 November 2012 | by (California) – See all my reviews

The opening scene, as is mentioned in many reviews, is not the "hook" they intended, and you might click your Roku back to Menu, but give it a chance and this film will break your heart. It's so real and true, I've met all these people, I've even been some of them. The directing is subtle and jumps around like a mosaic, but I got it. And the awkwardness is well done. This is a terrible comparison, but think of the silent, awkward moments in The Office. Instead of being funny, these situations are so cruel but so real and familiar that you believe them. We've all encountered these things at some point, but here, no one steps in for the downtrodden protagonist. She's left out in the cold over and over again. It's one of those films you stay with until the end of the credits.


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