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The Playground (2017)

Not Rated | | Thriller | 13 October 2017 (USA)
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A fable of five vastly separate inner-city lives who struggle against their limitations in an interlocking tale assembled by a dark orchestrator.

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Edreace Purmul

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Edreace Purmul, Ramona Frye (contributing writer) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Myles Cranford ... Old Homeless Man
Merrick McCartha ... Grandison
Shane P. Allen ... Mr. Vaugn
Christopher Salazar ... Joseph
Ghadir ... Jill (as Ghadir Mounib)
Raye Richards ... Hairdresser Coworker
Daniel Armand ... Nameless Man
Lawrence R. Kivett ... Jack
Kysha Hobbs ... Shaman
Evan Henderson ... Accountant
Matthew Mohler ... Young Boy
Katelyn Katz ... Karin
Dean Mounir ... Bishop
Kristen Marie Human Kristen Marie Human ... Confessing Woman (as Marie Andersen)
Jennifer Hope ... Lacy
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A fable of five vastly separate inner-city lives who struggle against their limitations in an interlocking tale assembled by a dark orchestrator.

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English

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13 October 2017 (USA) See more »

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1.90 : 1
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Like an Old Tale Told in Modern Day
26 December 2018 | by doleboysterSee all my reviews

This story is uniquely fashioned from old tales that have been spun together into a modern day setting. As a thriller, this film was deeply engaging as it jumps from a few different character's stories into one grand finale. The primary theme in this movie is about making the right choices in life regardless of where you find yourself. Although this movie is lengthy, the pace of the story is quick and kept me entrenched until the end. The episodic feel of this movie also makes it feel kinda like a well developed Greek tragedy. I highly recommend this movie to anyone looking for a thriller that goes deeper than just suspense.


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