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The Paperboy

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5.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes Logo45%
Drama LGBTQ Rated: 18+ (R)20121h 47mOn: Free Services Prime Video Tags: Prison 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 Prime Video, free on Popcornflix, free on Tubi TV, and 1 other. It's a crime and drama movie with a less than average Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 45% and an average IMDb audience rating of 5.8 (33,690 votes).

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Available to watch free online (PopcornFlix & Tubi TV).

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Available to stream on a popular subscription service (Prime Video).

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Available to rent or buy from $2.99 on 1 service (Google Play).

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Not available to stream on a TV everywhere service.

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#9,249 Ranked Movie

#271 Ranked in Prison Movies

#272 Ranked in LGBTQ Movies

#1393 Ranked in Movies on Prime Video

The Paperboy has a less than average Rotten Tomatoes (critics) score of 45% and an average IMDb audience rating of 5.8 (33,690 votes). The movie is popular with Reelgood users lately.

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