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Measure of a Man (2018)

PG-13 | | Comedy, Drama | 11 May 2018 (USA)
A bullied teen experiences a turning point summer in which he learns to stand up for himself.

Director:

Jim Loach

Writers:

David Scearce (screenplay), Robert Lipsyte (based on the novel "One Fat Summer" by)

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Cast

Credited cast:
Judy Greer ... Lenore Marks
Liana Liberato ... Michelle Marks
Donald Sutherland ... Dr. Kahn
Luke Wilson ... Marty Marks
Danielle Rose Russell ... Joanie Williams
Luke Benward ... Pete Marino
Beau Knapp ... Willie Rumson
Blake Cooper ... Bobby Marks
Sam Keeley ... Jim Smith
Kristen Annese ... Beach Goer
Peter Harris ... Beach Goer
Brian Faherty ... Sheriff Rumson
Lexie Roth ... Beach Goer
Joanna Herrington ... Janice Williams
Haley Pine ... Beach Goer
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Storyline

A bullied teen experiences a turning point summer in which he learns to stand up for himself.

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

Sometimes we have to fall down to grow up

Genres:

Comedy | Drama

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for thematic content including some intense bullying, teen drinking and sexuality, and for language. | See all certifications »

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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

11 May 2018 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

A megmérettetés See more »

Filming Locations:

Rhode Island, USA

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Trivia

This film was shot primarily in Camp Hoffman in South Kingstown, Rhode Island, with a lot of the cast and crew staying in the camp for the duration of the shoot. See more »

Quotes

Sheriff Rumson: Seems like all my problems are caused by Summer people.
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typical heartwarming coming of age story
6 September 2019 | by natcalgarySee all my reviews

Here are quite a few movies to this degree but this one stood out to me for a few reasons. The main character did a great job and the superb cast that surrounded him didn't take away from his acting.

Kept my interested the whole time even though I knew how it would most likely play out,

Worth a watch with the family

6.8


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