Close Call
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The harrowing journey of a desperate teenage girl trapped in a self-destructive downward spiral offers an illuminating portrait of the breakdown of the contemporary American family in director Jimmy Lee's tragic coming of age story. Jenny Kim is a sixteen-year-old girl who was raised on the soiled streets of Los Angeles, and when family strife drives her parents to divorce the confused young girl the horrors of the outside world seem to break down the doors of her once-happy home as well. Now, as Jenny struggles against her growing feelings of abandonment and alienation while trapped in a… More
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"Ineptitude abounds in this ham-fisted thirteen wannabe."
‑ Sheri Linden, Hollywood Reporter
"Silly, often unintentionally hilarious potboiler."
‑ Kevin Thomas, Los Angeles Times
"Too inconsequential and too earnest to belong in the So Bad It's Good category; rather, it's merely bad."
‑ Robert Koehler, Variety
"A poorly executed DIY production replete with all the un-tethered irresponsibility and overly demonstrative signifiers one would expect."
‑ Brent Simon, Entertainment Today
"Lee has heaped so many social ills on his heroine that it's difficult to buy any of it."
‑ Chuck Wilson, L.A. Weekly
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