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Newtown (2016)

Not Rated | | Documentary, History | 24 January 2016 (USA)
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A look at how the community of Newtown, Connecticut came together in the aftermath of the largest mass shooting of schoolchildren in American history.

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Kim A. Snyder
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Gene Rosen ... Self - Sandy Hook Elementary School Neighbor
Syeda Suriya Ahmed ... Self - Mother of Surviving First Grader
Abbey Clements ... Self - Sandy Hook Elementary School Teacher
Sally Cox ... Self - Sandy Hook Elementary School Nurse
Bill Cario ... Self - Connecticut State Trooper (as Sgt. Bill Cario)
Mark Barden ... Self - Father of Daniel Barden
Daniel Barden ... Self - Victim (archive footage)
James Barden ... Self - Brother of Daniel Barden
Natalie Barden ... Self - Sister of Daniel Barden
Jackie Barden ... Self - Mother of Daniel Barden
Melissa Malin ... Self - The Bardens' Neighbor
Kyle Malin Kyle Malin ... Self (archive footage)
Caroline Malin ... Self - Daughter of Melissa Malin
Robert Weiss ... Self - Msgr. St. Rose of Lima Church
Sarah Clements ... Self - Daughter of Surviving Teacher
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A look at how the community of Newtown, Connecticut came together in the aftermath of the largest mass shooting of schoolchildren in American history.

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What remains after all is lost?


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Mark Barden: Who knows to do this? There's no... There's no way to do this. And we don't want to sweep it under the rug. And at the same time, we don't want to dwell on it. And even with my wife, Jackie, I feel like if I'm having a moment, I don't want to bring that on her if she's having a good moment.
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Never again
19 August 2019 | by kosmaspSee all my reviews

Is something everyone with just the slightest slice of empathy and emotion must have after watching this. And yet time and time again, mass shootings happen in America and nothing is really been done to stop them. Depending on your stance on certain things, you may already accuse me of talking about a ban for all weapons. Or you may think I want everyone to have guns, or that there have been some changes law-wise.

The latter is only slightly true, especially when the current administration negated some of it (concerning the mentally challenged and them being able to purchase weapons). It is quite a powerful documentary with a lot of emotions and a lot to swallow. There are things that should never have happened ... and yet here we are ... again and again and again (unfortunately)


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Release Date:

24 January 2016 (USA) See more »

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Filming Locations:

Newtown, Connecticut, USA

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Opening Weekend USA:

$6,796, 9 October 2016

Gross USA:

$14,109

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$14,109
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