Butter 

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A lonely obese boy everyone calls "Butter" is about to make history. He is going to eat himself to death-live on the Internet-and everyone is invited to watch. When he first makes the ... See full summary »

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Paul A. Kaufman

Writers:

Paul A. Kaufman (screenplay), Erin Jade Lange (book)

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Updated: 1 July 2019
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Credited cast, sorted by IMDb STARmeter:
Mira Sorvino ... Marian
Annabeth Gish ... Doctor Jennice
Monte Markham ... Dr. Kaufman
McKaley Miller ... Anna McGinn
Brian Van Holt ... Frank
Mykelti Williamson ... Professor Dunn
Jack Griffo ... Parker
Jake Austin Walker ... Jeremy
John Kassir ... Billy
Ravi Patel ... Doctor Bean
Adain Bradley ... Trent
Jessie Rabideau ... Penelope
Molly Malin Molly Malin ... Student
Rachael Wotherspoon ... Waitress
Kyle Collin ... Todd
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A lonely obese boy everyone calls "Butter" is about to make history. He is going to eat himself to death-live on the Internet-and everyone is invited to watch. When he first makes the announcement online to his classmates, Butter expects pity, insults, and possibly sheer indifference. What he gets are morbid cheerleaders rallying around his deadly plan. Yet as their dark encouragement grows, it begins to feel a lot like popularity. And that feels good. But what happens when Butter reaches his suicide deadline? Can he live with the fallout if he doesn't go through with his plans?

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