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American Woman (2018)

R | | Drama, Mystery | 14 June 2019 (USA)
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A woman raises her young grandson after her daughter goes missing.

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Jake Scott

Writer:

Brad Ingelsby
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Sienna Miller ... Debra
Sky Ferreira ... Bridget Callahan
Christina Hendricks ... Katherine
Aaron Paul ... Chris
Kentucker Audley ... Brett Tobeck
Alexander Joseph Wildes Alexander Joseph Wildes ... Jesse (Age 1)
Maximus Thomas Wildes Maximus Thomas Wildes ... Jesse (Age 1)
Will Sasso ... Terry
Katie Elinoff ... Cindy
Rene Cadet ... Paul
Gavin Earle Gavin Earle ... Murph - Age 10
Kobi Polisky ... Patrick - Age 8
Amy Madigan ... Peggy
Adrianne Krstansky Adrianne Krstansky ... Carol Hanrick
Chet Harding Chet Harding ... Local News Reporter
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Storyline

In a small, blue-collar town in Pennsylvania, a 32-year-old woman's teen daughter goes missing and she is left to raise her infant grandson alone. The story is told over the course of 11 years, from the time her daughter vanishes, through the the trials-and-tribulations of subsequent years looking for closure, leading up the long-awaited discovery of the truth.

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Taglines:

Never Lose Hope

Genres:

Drama | Mystery

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for language, sexual content and brief drug use | See all certifications »

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Trivia

Sienna Miller plays a 38 year old and Aaron Paul plays a 35 year old, but he is actually 3 years older than her in real life. See more »

Goofs

Right before the fight between Debra and Ray, there is already egg plainly visible on the wall in the background. There must have been a previous take where Ray dumps scrambled eggs on Debra and they didn't clean it all up before filming the scene that made it into the movie. See more »

Quotes

Chris: You're a great mother. That never changed.
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loosin in choosin
20 October 2019 | by ops-52535See all my reviews

But i think this is the essence of what a drama feature should contain. its a slow walk alongside a sad brittle and broken mum and grandmum, as time goes by after losing her only child who disappeared without a trace.

its a film that cotains hope,loss,domestic violence, adultery, bitterness, strive, but most of all love that may take strange ways of expresion, and the main character may fall into the cathegory as the unfortunate among some of the viewers.

its a slow paced film , full of social realism and humanity on many levels, but its well worth a watch thinks the grumpy old man


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Language:

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Release Date:

14 June 2019 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

American Woman See more »

Filming Locations:

Massachusetts, USA

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Opening Weekend USA:

$110,552, 16 June 2019

Gross USA:

$236,637

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$245,416
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