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Finding Forrester

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7.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes Logo74%
Drama Rated: 13+ (PG-13)20002h 16mOn: Free Services Tags: High School Based on Books Friendship 
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Country: America

Gus Van Sant tells the story of a young African American man named Jamal who confronts his talents while living on the streets of the Bronx. He accidentally runs into an old writer named Forrester who discovers his passion for writing. With help from his new mentor Jamal receives a scholarship to a private school.Finding Forrester featuring Sean Connery and Rob Brown is free on Sony Crackle, streaming on Sundance Now, free on IMDb TV, and 7 others. It's a drama movie with a better than average Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 74% and a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.3 (79,397 votes).

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Available to watch free online (Sony Crackle & IMDb TV).

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Available to stream on a subscription service (Sundance Now).

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Available to rent or buy from $2.99 on 7 services (iTunes, Google Play, Prime Video & 4 others).

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#1,820 Ranked Movie

#19 Ranked in Genius Movies

#22 Ranked in Movies on Sundance Now

#1207 Ranked in Drama Movies

Finding Forrester has a better than average Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 74% and a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.3 (79,397 votes). The movie is popular with Reelgood users lately.

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