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Little Miss Sunshine

Rating:R (for language, some sex and drug content)
Genre:Comedy
Release Date:July 26, 2006
Running time:100 minutes
Cast:Steve Carell, Toni Collette, Greg Kinnear, Alan Arkin, Abigail Breslin
Director:Jonathan Dayton, Valerie Faris
Producer:Albert Berger, David T. Friendly, Peter Saraf, Marc Turtletaub, Ron Yerxa
Writer:Michael Arndt
Distributor:Fox Searchlight

Description: The Hoover family treks from Albuquerque to the Little Miss Sunshine pageant in Redondo Beach, California, to fulfill the deepest wish of 7-year-old Olive, an ordinary little girl with big dreams. Along the way the family must deal with crushed dreams, heartbreaks, and a broken-down VW bus, leading up to the surreal Little Miss Sunshine competition itself. On their travels through this bizarre landscape, the Hoovers learn to trust and support each other along the path of life, no matter what the challenge.

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