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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

Cast overview, first billed only:
Sienna Miller ... Debra
Sky Ferreira ... Bridget Callahan
Kentucker Audley ... Brett Tobeck
Christina Hendricks ... Katherine
Alexander Joseph Wildes Alexander Joseph Wildes ... Jesse (Age 1)
Maximus Thomas Wildes Maximus Thomas Wildes ... Jesse (Age 1)
Will Sasso ... Terry
Katie Elinoff 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
Kelly Rose Golden ... Jenna Cunningham
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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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Official Sites:

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Country:

UK | USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

14 June 2019 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

American Woman See more »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend USA:

$110,552, 16 June 2019

Gross USA:

$236,637

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$245,416
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Trivia

The film premiered at TIFF in Canada in September 2018. See more »

Goofs

Although the film is set in Pennsylvania, Debra and Jesse are seen exiting a 'Trucchi's' grocery store. This chain only exists in Massachusetts. See more »

Quotes

Chris: You're a great mother. That never changed.
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Beautiful, Subtle Film
24 June 2019 | by brendaniforthSee all my reviews

It's too seldom that we get to see small, character driven films on the big screen, and I'm sad that this film is showing on so few screens in my area. All of the performances were excellent and it was nice to see so many underused actresses in this film. Seinna Miller was wonderful, as were Amy Madigan and Christina Hendricks. I loved the story and being given the time to watch the main character change and grow. Please see this excellent film.


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