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Tiger Eyes (2012)

PG-13 | | Drama | 7 June 2013 (USA)
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After Davey's father is killed in a hold-up, she and her mother and younger brother visit relatives in New Mexico. Here Davey is befriended by a young man who helps her find the strength to carry on and conquer her fears.

Director:

Lawrence Blume

Writers:

Judy Blume (novel), Lawrence Blume (screenplay)
4 wins & 1 nomination. See more awards »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Willa Holland ... Davey Wexler
Amy Jo Johnson ... Gwen Wexler
Gwen Goldsmith Gwen Goldsmith ... Rabbi
Lucien Dale ... Jason Wexler
Cynthia Stevenson ... Bitsy Kronick
Forrest Fyre ... Walter Kronick
Nephele Jackson Nephele Jackson ... Lenaya
Tatanka Means ... Wolf
Michael Sheets ... Adam Wexler
Mike Miller ... Male Tourist
Josh Berry ... Mr. Vanderhoot
Teo Olivares Teo Olivares ... Reuben
Elise Eberle ... Jane Albertson
Barbie Robertson ... Danielle (as Barbie Anthony)
Justin Holtzen Justin Holtzen ... Hugh
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Storyline

Davey has never felt so alone in her life. Her father is dead -- shot in a holdup at his store -- and now her mother is taking 17 year old Davey and her little brother to New Mexico to stay with relatives while she tries to recover. Climbing in the Los Alamos canyon, Davey meets the mysterious Wolf, the only person who seems to understand the rage and fear Davey feels. Slowly, with Wolf's help, Davey realizes that she must get on with her life. A complicated story of deep human drama. Based on the classic novel,"Tiger Eyes," by Judy Blume. Written by GC

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From acclaimed author Judy Blume, based on the best-selling novel. See more »

Genres:

Drama

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for thematic material including a violent incident, and some teen drinking

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

7 June 2013 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Kaplan Gözler See more »

Filming Locations:

Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$10,874, 9 June 2013

Gross USA:

$27,160

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$27,160
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Color
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Trivia

Tatanka Means, who plays Martin Ortiz (Wolf), is the son of Russell Means, the actor and American Indian Movement activist who plays Martin's father, Willie Ortiz. Russell Means died of esophageal cancer in 2012, after filming on this movie was completed but before the finished film was released. His character in Tiger Eyes also has cancer. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Davey: I wonder what it's like to be dead? I hope it's peaceful - like you're floating. I hope you don't keep thinking about how you died. Or why. Or how it makes no sense. The thing about it is, it's all so final.
[black-out]
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Crazy Credits

End Credits: "No lizards were harmed during the production of this motion picture." See more »

Connections

Referenced in Chelsea Lately: Episode #7.87 (2013) See more »

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The Eagle Boy
Written by Monte Nelson
Performed by Monte Nelson
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Slow piano music, the signature of bad movies.
18 November 2019 | by deloudelouvainSee all my reviews

I asked my wife for her opinion before watching this movie. She told me that as a teenager she used to read all the Judy Blume books, and that it's probably more a movie for a younger audience. I gave it a shot anyway, and to be honest I regret it. It's a boring movie, and yes it's clearly something a younger audience will like more than the average movie watcher. I already had my suspicions when I heard that irritating slow piano music between scenes, it's a typical thing for bad movies. It's almost a signature for lame movies. I won't say the acting was bad, just average, but the story is one of those where you will fight to stay awake. Not for me.


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