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Barely Lethal (2015)

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A teenage special ops agent coveting a "normal" adolescence fakes her own death and enrolls in a suburban high school. She quickly learns that surviving the treacherous waters of high school is more challenging than international espionage.

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Analyst Knight
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Hardman
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Man on Subway
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Megan Walsh has been training to be an international assassin for Hardman. However, while she is on a mission, she notices how other teenagers her age seem to be having fun and enjoying their lives. Desiring a normal life, she bails out of a mission and enrolls in a student exchange program, while in the process of being adopted by a foster family. She soon becomes a part of the high school and is subjected to the pressures and life of being in its environment. Written by TrailerMusicVibe

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An ordinary life is an impossible target. See more »


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Rated PG-13 on appeal for sexual material, teen drinking, language, drug references and some action violence | See all certifications »

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30 April 2015 (USA)  »

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Barely Lethal - 16 anni e spia  »

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Hailee Steinfeld, Sophie Turner, and Dove Cameron were all born in 1996. See more »

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While acting as a bus driver, Hardman tells Megan that Martin Van Buren died in 1822, whereas he actually died in 1862. See more »

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Megan Walsh: She better bring fire! She better bring thunder! She better bring hell! Just tell her to bring it before 10:30, I've got a curfew.
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References Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988) See more »

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Written by Maggie Eckford (ASCAP), Tofer Brown (BMI)
Performed by Maggie Eckford
Published by Razor & Tie Music Publishing (BMI), Maggie Eckford Publishing/Songs of Razor & Tie (ASCAP)
Courtesy of Razor & Tie Direct, LLC
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A feel-good movie that is very charming and entertaining
8 December 2015 | by (Belgium) – See all my reviews

People don't seem to like this movie and i'm not sure why. yes it's formulaic, yes it's cliché, but I still think it's fun! What can i say, i'm a sucker for girly teen movies.

This film is very predictable, but I like that it's a mix between a high school movie and an action/spy movie. there is not a lot of character development but I still liked the characters and I understood their motives. Samuel L. Jackson's was hilarious as Hardman and Hailee Steinfeld was well cast as the main character Megan Walsh.

For me there where laugh-out-loud moments, I think the movie had a great sense of humour that made it upbeat and witty.

This movie was charming and a ton of fun. I certainly see why people would think its dumb or even stupid because of its formulaic nature, but i liked it. A feel-good movie that is very charming and entertaining.


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