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The Paperboy

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LGBTQ Thriller Rated: 18+ (R)20121h 47mOn: Free Services Philo fuboTV 
Tags: Mature Country: America

As investigative reporter Ward Jansen and his partner Yardley Acheman chase a sensational, career-making story with the help of Ward's younger brother Jack and sultry death-row groupie Charlotte Bless, the pair tries to prove violent swamp-dweller Hillary Van Wetter was framed for the murder of a corrupt local sheriff.The Paperboy featuring Zac Efron and Matthew McConaughey is streaming with subscription on Philo, streaming with subscription on fuboTV, streaming with subscription on Hoopla, and 11 others. It's a LGBTQ and thriller movie with an average IMDb audience rating of 5.8 (36,336 votes).

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Lee Daniels


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Available to watch free online (Tubi, PlutoTV, Peacock & 4 others).

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Available to stream on a subscription service (Philo, fuboTV, Hoopla & 1 other).

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Available to rent or buy from $2.99 on 3 services (iTunes, Google Play & Microsoft).

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Not available to stream on a TV everywhere service.

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#8,223 Ranked Movie

#180 Ranked in Movies on Philo

#192 Ranked in LGBTQ Movies

#265 Ranked in Prison Movies

The Paperboy has an average IMDb audience rating of 5.8 (36,336 votes). The movie is popular with Reelgood users lately.

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