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Strange But True (2019)

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A woman surprises the family of her deceased boyfriend by telling them she's pregnant with his child.

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Rowan Athale

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Eric Garcia (screenplay by), John Searles (based on the novel by)
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Nick Robinson ... Philip
Amy Ryan ... Charlene
Greg Kinnear ... Richard
Brian Cox ... Bill
Margaret Qualley ... Melissa
Connor Jessup ... Ronnie
Blythe Danner ... Gail
Janaya Stephens ... Pilla
Mena Massoud ... Chaz
Sarah Allen ... Holly
Allegra Fulton ... Chantrel
Dipal Patel ... Intern
Darryl Flatman Darryl Flatman ... Vaughn
Noah Denver ... Friend
Christy Bruce ... Nurse
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A woman who, five years after the tragic death of her boyfriend, arrives on the doorstep of his family to tell them she is pregnant with his child. Though skeptical, the family find themselves trying to prove her right, only to discover that the truth is much more terrifying than they could have imagined. Written by Front Row Filmed Entertainment

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Some things are impossible to conceive

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Rated PG-13 for mature thematic elements, some violence, suggestive material and brief strong language | See all certifications »

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Country:

Canada

Language:

English

Release Date:

6 September 2019 (Estonia) See more »

Also Known As:

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Filming Locations:

Toronto, Ontario, Canada See more »

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$343,038
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Different thriller and scary in parts
8 September 2019 | by phd_travelSee all my reviews

This isn't a typical thriller. The cast is quite good even supporting cast so that should indicate that it's not a second rate show. It's different. Starts off like a psychological thriller. Then things become more crime drama with an unexpected villain. The conclusion is unexpected but at least doesn't leave you hanging totally.

Margaret Qualley is getting lots of good roles and she is quite watchable. Amy Ryan plays the bitter Mother and divorcee quite well.

Worth a watch.


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