Five Time Champion

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Released 2012

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Director:
Berndt Mader
Released:
2012
Rating:
R
In a small Texas town, while young scientist Julius steadfastly researches the asexual reproduction of worms, his friends and family force him to re-evaluate how, and if, he understands human relationships and feelings.

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  • 70

    Boxoffice Magazine Sara Maria Vizcarrondo

    It's full of really subtle dichotomies and internal conflicts, but what makes Julius' story seem authentic is how totally incongruous it feels.

  • 50

    The New York Times Rachel Saltz

    Deliberately small-scale, Five Time Champion has tough-minded moments but too often veers toward the sweet and even the treacly. It's pleasant enough, but too careful to be very in...

  • 38

    Slant Magazine Nick Schager

    A coming-of-age tale that, with every landscape cutaway and twinkling note from its xylophone-heavy score, begs to be taken as a dreamy slice of countryside profundity.

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Comedy, Drama

Themes

adrenaline junkies, abstinence