New York high-school student Lisa Cohen (Anna Paquin) inadvertently causes an accident in which a bus driver (Mark Ruffalo) runs over a pedestrian (Allison Janney). Guilt-stricken over her role in the woman's death, Lisa's mood swings from normal to furious, with her angry outbursts mostly directed at her mother (J. Smith-Cameron). Lisa reaches out to the dead woman's best friend (Jeannie Berlin) and the bus driver, but her failed efforts to make amends only lead to more hostility.
R — Some Drug Use, Sexuality, Disturbing Images, Strong Language
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Scott Rudin Productions, Fox Searchlight, Mirage Enterprises, Camelot Pictures
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Mark Ruffalo‘Jason Berstone’
Matt Damon‘Mr. Aaron’
Anna Paquin‘Lisa Cohen’
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