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The Valley (2017)

R | | Drama, Mystery | 8 June 2018 (USA)
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Devastated by his daughter's suicide, an immigrant entrepreneur working in high-tech seeks answers to his lingering questions.

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... Neal
... Roopa
... Chris
... Maya
... Alicia
... Gary
... Allen
Samina Peerzada ... Didi
... Monica
... Laura
... Megan
Emielyn Das ... Young Maya
... David
... Andrew
... Anjali
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Devastated by his daughter's suicide, an immigrant entrepreneur working in high-tech seeks answers to his lingering questions.

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The answer lies within.

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Rated R for language, and some teen drug and alcohol use
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The Valley
12 June 2018 | by See all my reviews

This teen suicide drama isn't so much "good" and not that effective. The Valley is intended to shake up parents into examining their older children's behavior for signs of anxiety and depression -- and to take stock of how they might be unintentionally contributing to the pressure. The film's impact is not strong at all. The teen suicide craze since 13 Reasons Why is getting old.

Teens will be intrigued by seeing childhood throwback Jake T. Austin (Wizards of Waverly Place) in the role of a college bad boy. Unfortunately, the rest of the actors' performances have moments that lack authenticity. The constant flashbacks could leave some viewers confused and the pace is uneven. Audiences are also never allowed to forget that the story runs parallel to John Steinbeck's The Pearl. Saila Kariat's debut effort as a filmmaker is uneven.

All in all, this film is miss able and should not be seen in theaters.

Overall Rating: 2.0


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