Lawn Dogs
Lawn Dogs (1998)

A young girl finds friendship on the wrong side of the career tracks in this drama. Camelot Gardens is a "gated community" where wealthy people can purchase luxurious (if sterile) homes and a security force ensures that riffraff… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: December 8, 1998
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Rotten Tomatoes™
Critic Score
72%
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User Score
85%


Critic Score: 72% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Rich Cline
Shadows on the Wall

a minor classic - look for it!

Scott Weinberg
eFilmCritic.com

A smart and satirical look at suburban angst.

Judith Egerton
Courier-Journal (Louisville, KY)

While it's true that fairy tales paint good and evil in black and white, Wallace's story suffers from such a simplistic presentation.

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Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

Vividly depicts the animosity of class warfare and the sad plight of those who dare to take a stand against conformity.

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David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews

...what really kills the movie and leaves it with an aftertaste worse than raw garlic, is the ethereal ending.

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Rod Granger
Film Journal International

An evocative character study which mows down much of its indie competition.

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Flixster Audience Score: 85% Flixster User Reviews
Thomas Johnston
This was just ok, Sam Rockwell gives a great performance, but the story just seems disorganized.
Sean Gillespie
Watch it for free on online ;)
Anthony Lawrie
A really sweet film, Rockwell and a very young Barton are brilliant. Only cheap visual effects towards the end of the film let it down.
Marcus Woolcott
Actually very similiar to Edward Scissorhands, and well worth a watch.
Michael Gildea
Sam Rockwell was great, but I'm sure I've seen it before. Just with a different title and actors.

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