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Answers to Nothing (2011)

R  |   |  Drama, Mystery  |  22 September 2011 (USA)
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Against the backdrop of a missing girl case, lost souls throughout Los Angeles search for meaning and redemption and affect each other in ways they don't always see.

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Intertwining stories exploring the bad in the best of us and the good in the worst of us. Against the backdrop of a child abduction case we follow five days in the life of the single parent detective assigned to the case, her best friend whose determination to get pregnant keeps her from confronting her husband's infidelity, a school teacher and his obsession with the missing child that pushes him to the edge of vigilantism, a beat cop grieving over the violent death of his wife, a recovering addict and her wheel chair bound brother preparing for the LA marathon, and a self-loathing African American TV writer's search for love. Written by Anonymous

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Rated R for some strong sexual content, nudity, violence and language | See all certifications »

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$14,262 (USA) (2 December 2011)

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$22,029 (USA) (16 December 2011)
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Answer to Everything
6 December 2011 | by (Ireland) – See all my reviews

This is kind of an answer to another review... I voted 10, to increase the score of the movie, although I think is a clear 8.

If you think movies about real people, real problems and damaged people are not your thing, please don't watch this movie.

This movie is amazing in characterizing several kinds of people, is so replete of so many different styles and personalities. All of them has a different role and all of them is extremely important.

I would not like to say much, because I will spoil the movie, but maybe the reason the movie is so hateful, is because people see them in some of the character and hate themselves...

Just pay attention to the details and you will have the answer to EVERYTHING.


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