Grown Up Movie Star
Grown Up Movie Star (2009)

A damaged family struggles to come to terms with their need for love in this comedy-drama from Canadian writer and director Adriana Maggs. Ray (Shawn Doyle) was a local hero in the small Newfoundland town where he grew up when he earned a… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Genre: Drama, Comedy
Release Date: December 31, 2009
DVD Release Date: August 21, 2012
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Liam Lacey
Globe and Mail

Grown Up Movie Star is an awkward mixture of an emotionally intimate coming-of-age story and contrived serio-comic plotting.

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Linda Barnard
Toronto Star

It isn't a polished effort, but Maggs delivers a watchable movie thanks to snappy dialogue (also provided by Maggs) and outstanding work from a cast plucked mostly from The Rock.

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Kevin Williamson
Jam! Movies

Grown Up Movie Star is unruly, tortured, crisis-prone, nervy, melodramatic and just charming enough to make you forgive all of the above. It's like a teenager that way.

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John Ballantine
A huge disappointment. Perhaps it was a matter of high expectations but the entire production was a true let down. Performances do not match the stellar reviews… More