6.4/10
1,857
7 user 12 critic

Molly Maxwell (2013)

Trailer
2:00 | Trailer
At Phoenix Progressive School, where everyone tries to outdo each other with creative self-expression, 16-year-old Molly Maxwell (Lola Tash) would rather be invisible than risk revealing ... See full summary »

Director:

Sara St. Onge

Writer:

Sara St. Onge
Reviews
2 nominations. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Learn more

More Like This 

Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

A city girl who moves to a small town and becomes entangled in a love triangle between her high school teacher and a stoner classmate.

Director: Michael Goldbach
Stars: Kat Dennings, Reece Thompson, Andie MacDowell
Breathe In (2013)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

When a foreign exchange student arrives in a small upstate New York town, she challenges the dynamics of her host family's relationships and alters their lives forever.

Director: Drake Doremus
Stars: Felicity Jones, Guy Pearce, Mackenzie Davis
Blue Car (2002)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

A troubled young woman is encouraged by a teacher to enter a poetry contest.

Director: Karen Moncrieff
Stars: David Strathairn, Agnes Bruckner, Margaret Colin
Albatross (2011)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

Beth, a bookish teenager, befriends Emilia, an aspiring novelist who has just arrived in town. Emilia soon begins an affair with Beth's father that threatens to have devastating consequences.

Director: Niall MacCormick
Stars: Felicity Jones, Jessica Brown Findlay, Sebastian Koch
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Lola Tash ... Molly Maxwell
Charlie Carrick ... Ben Carter
Krista Bridges ... Marilyn Maxwell
Rob Stewart ... Evan Maxwell
Richard Clarkin ... Raymond
Brooke Palsson ... Caitlin
A.K. Shand A.K. Shand ... Gala
Nicholas Bode Nicholas Bode ... Aiden Maxwell
Lucy Gervais Lucy Gervais ... Alicia
Alex Ozerov ... Starr
Shankar Ravindram Shankar Ravindram ... Dexter
Cory Lee ... Jordan
Inessa Frantowski ... Gynecologist
Bob Kerr Bob Kerr ... Police Officer
Brendee Green ... Heidi
Edit

Storyline

At Phoenix Progressive School, where everyone tries to outdo each other with creative self-expression, 16-year-old Molly Maxwell (Lola Tash) would rather be invisible than risk revealing herself as completely ordinary. When her young, handsome, disillusioned English teacher (Charlie Carrick) enters the picture and allows her to just be herself, Molly is suddenly able to flourish. As their student-teacher bond becomes more intimate, she begins putting herself on the line in unexpected ways while pursuing what she wants. But with each awkward, beautiful step towards an impossible romance, Molly risks alienating everyone she loves. Written by Molly Maxwell

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Drama | Romance

Certificate:

See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

View content advisory »
Edit

Details

Country:

Canada

Language:

English

Release Date:

6 January 2013 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Verliebt in Molly See more »

Filming Locations:

Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Quotes

Ben Carter: You're something else, Molly Maxwell.
Molly Maxwell: Is that a good thing?
Ben Carter: No. You're like a hand grenade.
See more »

Soundtracks

Young Lions
Performed by Charlie Carrick
Written by Webb, MacGregor, Kidman, Wehrle, Lambke
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Molly Maxwell is a new feature film about a girl, her teacher and being extraordinary.
1 March 2013 | by luc-p-stodelmeyerSee all my reviews

A great Indie film that tells a very real story in a touching and unique way. This film deals with student/teacher relationships and everything about growing up and falling in love. Molly Maxwell is just your average precocious teenage girl... sort of. Her world opens up when she becomes just a little too close to a favorite new teacher at the alternative high school that she attends. In order to complete her requirements at school, Molly is forced to pick an extra-curricular elective, she chooses photography and arranges for her adviser to be the young and attractive English teacher. An innocent relationship quickly becomes an uncomfortable and forbidden romance. Actors, Lola Tash and Charlie Carrick, give excellent performances, showing a real chemistry on the screen. Dealing with growing pains of young love, forbidden fruit and awkward side of parenting, Molly takes us on a sexy, loopy, sometimes awkward and often amusing, ride.


22 of 36 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 7 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

IMDb Freedive: Watch Movies and TV Series for Free

Watch Hollywood hits and TV favorites for free with IMDb Freedive. Start streaming on IMDb and Fire TV devices today!

Start watching

Stream Popular Action and Adventure Titles With Prime Video

Explore popular action and adventure titles available to stream with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed