Standing Up

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Released 2013

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Director:
D.J. Caruso
Released:
2013
Rating:
PG
A boy and a girl, ages 11 and 12, are ostracized by their peer groups at summer camp. The outsiders soon find themselves victims of a vicious prank, but rather than returning to camp to face the humiliation, they decide to take off on the run together. As they slowly navigate what lies ahead, they develop a bond and help each other overcome adversity and start down the path of self-discovery.

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  • 60

    Variety Peter Debruge

    Director D.J. Caruso offers a practical solution to the issue of adolescent bullying, as its two young protags respond to a case of vicious hazing not with despair or retaliation, ...

  • 50

    The Hollywood Reporter Frank Scheck

    While its theme of youthful empowerment inevitably strikes an emotional chord, the film never manages to achieve any dramatic steam, plodding along in mildly diverting but essentia...

  • 50

    RogerEbert.com

    Standing Up is mainly an exercise in personality development for Grace, raising her self-esteem, and giving her confidence.

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