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Snowtown (2012)

A teenager gets involved in murderous activity when he starts hanging out with his mother's boyfriend

DANGEROUS OZ Daniel Henshall and Lucas Pittaway star in this Australian film based on the Snowtown murders
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DANGEROUS OZ Daniel Henshall and Lucas Pittaway star in this Australian film based on the Snowtown murders

Details Limited Release: Mar 02, 2012; Length: 119 Minutes; Genres: Drama, Mystery and Thriller; Distributor: IFC Films

In this critically acclaimed Australian film, 16-year-old Jamie starts spending time with his mother's corrupt boyfriend and subsequently becomes involved in violent and murderous activity. Based on a true story, the drama revisits the brutal killings of 11 people in South Australia between August 1992 and May 1999.

Originally posted Feb 13, 2012
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Weekend of Dec 14 Box Office Source: Rentrak Corp.
Rank Title Weekend Gross* Weeks on Chart Cume. Gross* EW Grade
1. $24.5 1 $24.5 B
2. $13.2 4 $277.4 B-
3. $7.3 3 $58.8 C-
4.
Top Five
Paramount
$7.2 1 $7.2 A-
5.
Big Hero 6
Walt Disney Pictures
$6.1 6 $185.3 B+
6.
Interstellar
Paramount
$5.5 6 $166.8 B-
7.
Horrible Bosses 2
Warner Bros.
$4.6 3 $43.6 B-
8.
Dumb and Dumber To
Universal
$2.8 5 $82.1 C-
9. $2.5 6 $17.1 B+
10.
Wild
Fox
$1.5 2 $2.4 A-
* in millions

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