Free Ride (2013)

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A single mom caught up in the Florida drug trade during the late 1970s tries to make a better life for her two girls.



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Cast overview, first billed only:
Zada (as Daniella Garcia-Lorido)
Messenger / Duane (as Kyle Heffner)
Captain Jim (as VJ Foster)
Michael Coveduck Noland ...
Neighbor Boy (as Michael Coveduck)


A single mom caught up in the Florida drug trade during the late 1970s tries to make a better life for her two girls.

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Crime pays...or it costs you everything.


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10 January 2014 (USA)  »

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Cocuklarim Icin  »

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Anna Paquin (Christina) and Brit Morgan (Rain) worked together on seasons 3 and 4 of HBO's True Blood. See more »


[first lines]
Shell: [narrating] Gas, grass or ass. Nobody rides for free. At least that's what my mom says.
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Written and Performed by 'Jerry Hannan'
Published by Bike Music
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Great period feeling
8 February 2014 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

While not a perfect film I thought it was none the less very good. Great performances by all of the cast and really took me back to the 70's style wise. I liked the music as well but mostly I liked Anna Paquin. She plays a mom that is pretty strong and and loves her girls but knows she has to take risks to take care of them. There could have been a bit more character development and perhaps more interaction at school for the girls but keeping it from being too long won out in the end I believe. For a true story I think it deserves a watch and feel confident that it is at least worth a 7 out of 10. Few will be disappointed .... Cheers

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