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Safelight (2015)

A teenage boy and girl discover a renewed sense of possibility as they go on a road trip to photograph lighthouses along the California coast.

Director:

Tony Aloupis

Writer:

Tony Aloupis

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Evan Peters ... Charles
Juno Temple ... Vicki
Christine Lahti ... Peg
Kevin Alejandro ... Skid
Jason Beghe ... Eric
Ariel Winter ... Kate
Will Peltz ... Jason
Don Stark ... Jack
Joel Gretsch ... Mr. Sullivan
Ever Carradine ... Lois
Meaghan Martin ... Sharon
Joe Krieg ... Ryan
Lee Garlington ... Dottie
Gigi Rice ... Lillian
Roma Maffia ... Rose
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A teenage boy and girl discover a renewed sense of possibility as they go on a road trip to photograph lighthouses along the California coast.

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Love will lead the way.

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Rated R for language throughout including some sexual references | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

29 April 2016 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

Truck Stop See more »

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Trivia

The diner where some scenes take place, is the same diner Lady Gaga used in her short film/music video "Telephone". Other projects shot there are NCIS and Buffy the Vampire Slayer. See more »

Goofs

At the first lighthouse, after looking through Charles' camera and asking about his brother, a microphone pac is visible in Vicki's back pocket. See more »

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Typhoon
Performed by Young Fathers
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Sappy drivel with a dash of cringeworthy
11 February 2016 | by katieandersonsmithSee all my reviews

Some movies are so bad, I feel embarrassed even watching them alone. Safelight is one of those movies.

Most of the acting was horrible, (although the two leads were usually adequate) the cookie-cutter characters were shallow and unlikely and the script was absolutely AWUL. The story was boring; It was hard to care what happened or who it happened to. The scenes of family members fighting were cringingly melodramatic. The scene with the mom cackling with her girlfriends at the bar made me want to stick my face under a lawnmower. What gang of idiots WROTE this?!

I have never posted a review before but I feel a personal responsibility to warn you of this train wreck. Unless you have a morbid appreciation for terrible movies, AVOID. This movie is unbelievably, painfully, dangerously, SO embarrassingly bad.


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