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White Frog (2012)

Not Rated | | Drama | 8 March 2012 (USA)
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Twilight's Booboo Stewart plays a neglected teen trying to make it through each day after tragedy strikes.

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Younger brother Nick, who has Asperger's syndrome, struggles to cope and understand after the death of his brother Chaz. His parents are in denial about several things, and are not communicating or dealing well with the loss, but then Chaz's best friends decide to become mentors to Nick. Written by TrivWhiz / revised by statmanjeff

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The stunt coordinator on the film, Nils Allen Stewart (as Nils Stewart) is the father of lead actor Booboo Stewart, whose birth name is Nils Allen Stewart, Jr. One of the credited dancers is Fivel Stewart, the sister of the same lead actor. This film is literally a family affair. See more »

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Randy: Dad, I need to tell you something. I'm gay.
Ira Goldman: S'that it?
Randy: Wait, you knew? Why didn't you tell me?
Ira Goldman: What, I'm supposed to tell you that you're gay? I think YOU'RE supposed to tell me THAT.
Randy: Well, you know, you could have've saved me so much agony.
Ira Goldman: Agony?
Randy: Discomfort.
Ira Goldman: So, uh, what prompted this... "confession?"
Randy: Nick saw pictures of me and Chaz taken in a photo booth.
Ira Goldman: Nude?
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References Rain Man (1988) See more »

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Stars in My Eyes
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Featuring Erin Kim
Written and Produced by Gowe
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A Classic-style Indie
23 August 2013 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

6.9 of 10. Classic indies have solid, sometimes great, stories that are carried out with a very low budget, but with a couple half-stars to keep it from complete obscurity and extended periods with actors who can't handle their characters. In this case, it's as if it was filmed, directed, and acted by an after-school special crew. Fortunately, there's a great story to integrate it all and seem natural.

Despite a rough, choppy start with abbreviated plot development, the film is highly watchable by half-way through, mixing humor and drama well. Only a few inconsistent performances and story elements to keep it from keeping you totally immersed.


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