Unstrung Heroes
Unstrung Heroes (1995)

Diane Keaton made her directorial debut with this drama, adapted from the autobiographical novel of sportswriter Franz Lidz. Lidz's story was set in his New York childhood and told of how living with his four eccentric uncles helped him… More

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Rated: PG
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Genre: Drama, Comedy
Release Date: September 15, 1995
DVD Release Date: June 3, 2003
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Nell Minow
Common Sense Media

Quietly moving story of a boy dealing with loss.

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Larry Carroll

A very touching film that features great performances all around. This is the type of movie you'll watch and wonder why you've never heard more about it.

Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat
Spirituality and Practice

Shows how misfits can be necessary spiritual teachers for youth coming-of-age.

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John Ballantine
Keaton's directorial debut is not bad but not great. I think she suffers from the same problem as Tom Hanks..the need to show something to be loved rather… More