The Florida Project

The Florida Project

By Sean Baker

  • Genre: Drama
  • Release Date: 2017-10-06
  • Advisory Rating: R
  • Runtime: 1h 51min
  • Director: Sean Baker
  • iTunes Price: USD 14.99
  • iTunes Rent Price: USD 5.99

Description

Despite her harsh surroundings, the precocious and ebullient Moonee has no trouble making each day a celebration of life, her endless afternoons overflowing with mischief and grand adventure as she and her ragtag playmates—including Jancey, a new arrival to the area who quickly becomes Moonee’s best friend—fearlessly explore the utterly unique world into which they’ve been thrown. Unbeknownst to Moonee, however, her delicate fantasy is supported by the toil and sacrifice of Halley, who is forced to explore increasingly dangerous possibilities in order to provide for her daughter.

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Reviews

  • train wreck

    1
    By politicaljules
    No plot. No direction. No ending or wrap up. It just stopped filming. It was like watching a train wreck. Once it deteriorated into someone throwing up, I knew it was over. I have no idea how it got such good ratings. It was awful. Do not bother watching "The Florida Project."
  • Great!

    5
    By Yoba72
    Great!!!
  • Boring

    1
    By R7aa
    This is a very Slow and uninteresting Movie. I had to take breaks many times while watching it, Such a bore!
  • It's...

    5
    By movie-critique
    …not really entertaining, and it probably shouldn't. While you wait for something to happen, you start to realize that it's more like a documentary than an entertaining movie. It's depressing at times, even boring, but also funny and very well-observed. Top actors all the way through.
  • Not for parents of Small Children

    2
    By theUltimateConsumer
    This film has some redeeming qualities (mainly the acting). But, when I gave my kiddos, that are the same age as those in the movie, to the babysitter to go have a little adult time, this movie was basically the LAST thing I wanted to see. The cast was outstanding. Truly amazing acting, but when it comes right down to it,the biggest flaw for me was that there really was no plot. The movie is just a snapshot of the life of kids in a bad situation. Kids do this, Kids do that, Parent does this, parent does that, etc. Lastly, the ending was terrible. It just leaves you with a ton of questons (most noticeably "how in the world...") and expectatoions that sometjhing else is going to happen (Nope). Might as well show them get into a rocketship and go to the moon. Just about as likely to happen in real life.
  • the florida project

    5
    By bif mozart
    this is the Citizen Kane of independent movies.
  • Waste of time and money

    1
    By ivankravchenko
    This movie is horrible in so many ways. Actors play is great though. Absolute waste of time and money.
  • Thought provoking

    5
    By Lolatx
    This movie personally highlights the very very grey area of poverty and children.
  • Depressing...

    2
    By ronnigross
    I wanted to love this, and knew it would be a little dark, but watched waiting for that little spark of light at the end of the tunnel...Nope...depressing and sad. If you’re into that give it a watch, the acting was good and it was filmed beautifully, but if you want to feel good after watching it, it’s not for you...
  • Reality ,like it or not !

    5
    By 53 julimar
    For all the disappointed critics out there this is a very realistic film about life in the poor parts of a tourist town! Great acting . So natural it could be a documentary. If you want the Fantasy version then Go To DisneyWorld !!!

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