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Struck by Lightning

Rating:No Rating
Genre:Drama, Comedy
Release Date:January 11, 2013
Running time:90 minutes
Cast:Dermot Mulroney, Christina Hendricks, Sarah Hyland, Rebel Wilson, Allison Janney
Director:Brian Dannelly
Producer:Roberto Aguire, Mia Chang, David Permut
Writer:Chris Colfer
Distributor:Tribeca Film

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Description: High school senior Carson Phillips was destined for bigger things than his close-minded small town could ever offer. He was on a path to greatness, but destiny had a different plan when he was suddenly killed by a bolt of lightning in his school parking lot.Demonstrating that life is what happens while you're busy planning your future, Carson recounts the last few weeks of his life via witty, insightful flashbacks, including a blackmail scheme targeting the popular kids in school that he concocts with his best friend and a home life that includes a mother who's more interested in the bottle than her son's future and an estranged father who suddenly appears with a pregnant fiancée.

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