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Pooka (2010)

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To make her once popular parents believe she fits in, a desperate young girl creates a fictional world for her parents' benefit. When her parents go away for the weekend, the house gets trashed during the biggest house party of the year.

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Abigail 'Pooka' Cooke
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Rosey
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Linda Cooke
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Harvey Cooke
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Bradley
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Simone Steene
Zachary Wiseman ...
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Shannon Crawford
Heidi Hatcher
Kevin Caudle ...
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This is the tender, tragicomic coming of age story of Abigail Cooke, or Pooka, as her dad calls her. To make her once popular parents believe she fits in, a desperate Abigail creates a fictional world for her parents' benefit. When her parents go away for the weekend, the house gets trashed during the biggest house party of the year. Total attendance: one lonely teenage girl. Written by Maurey Loeffler

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(poo-kuh) noun. a mythical figure or imaginary friend that wreaks havoc


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