Story of a Girl

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  • TV-14
  • 2017
  • 6.2  (635)

"Story of a Girl" is a 2017 drama film directed by Kyra Sedgwick, which tells the heartbreaking story of a teenage girl named Deanna (Ryann Shane) who is dealing with the repercussions of a sex video that went viral. The film takes place three years after the video incident, which has left Deanna and her family ostracized in their small town. Deanna's father, Ray (Kevin Bacon), is still wrestling with his guilt for not being able to protect his daughter, while her mother, Lisa (Leslie Hope), is struggling with her own feelings of embarrassment and shame.

Deanna, meanwhile, is attempting to move on with her life while working at a fast food restaurant and engaging in a secret relationship with her boss, Darren (Tyler Johnston). However, when her former best friend, Tommy (Jon Tenney), returns to town, Deanna's past comes back to haunt her.

Throughout the film, Deanna is forced to confront the decisions she made as a young girl and the consequences that have shaped her life. With her father's support and guidance, Deanna learns to come to terms with the mistakes of her past and begins to see the possibilities for a brighter future.

Ryann Shane gives a powerful performance as Deanna, capturing the heartbreak and turmoil that comes with being a teenage girl in an unforgiving world. Kevin Bacon also shines as Ray, delivering a nuanced portrayal of a father grappling with his own failure.

The film explores themes of sexuality, social media, and the damaging effects of shame culture. It is a sobering reminder of the importance of consent, respect, and empathy in navigating the complexities of adolescence.

Overall, "Story of a Girl" is a moving and thought-provoking film that sheds light on the all-too-common experiences of young girls today. It is a must-watch for anyone who has ever made a mistake and longed for redemption.

Story of a Girl is a 2017 drama. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.2.

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    6.2  (635)