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Little Joe (2019)

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Alice, a single mother, is a dedicated senior plant breeder at a corporation engaged in developing new species. Against company policy, she takes one home as a gift for her teenage son, Joe.

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Cast

Credited cast:
Emily Beecham ... Alice Woodard
Ben Whishaw ... Chris
Kerry Fox ... Bella
Kit Connor ... Joe Woodard
Phénix Brossard ... Ric
Leanne Best ... Brittany
Andrew Rajan Andrew Rajan ... Jasper
David Wilmot ... Karl
Goran Kostic ... Mr. Simic
Yana Yanezic ... Mrs. Simic
Sebastian Hülk ... Ivan
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Jessie Mae Alonzo Jessie Mae Alonzo ... Selma
Phoebe Austen ... Ella
Jason Cloud Jason Cloud ... Student
Lindsay Duncan ... Psychotherapist
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Alice, a single mother, is a dedicated senior plant breeder at a corporation engaged in developing new species. She has engineered a very special crimson flower, remarkable not only for its beauty but also for its therapeutic value: if kept at the ideal temperature, fed properly and spoken to regularly, this plant makes its owner happy. Against company policy, Alice takes one home as a gift for her teenage son, Joe. They christen it 'Little Joe' but as it grows, so too does Alice's suspicion that her new creations may not be as harmless as their nickname suggests.

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Happiness is a Business

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Drama | Sci-Fi

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UK | Austria | Germany

Language:

English

Release Date:

6 December 2019 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Little Joe See more »

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Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$107,466
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1.85 : 1
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French visa # 151913. See more »

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MAGNETIC FILM
19 May 2019 | by moltenicocoSee all my reviews

Seductive and mesmerizing film like the flowers around which the plot spins


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