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The Sweet Hereafter

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Thriller Drama Rated: 18+ (R)19971h 52mOn: The Criterion Channel Tags: Based On True Story Car Based on Books 
Country: Canada

A small mountain community in Canada is devastated when a school bus accident leaves more than a dozen of its children dead. A big-city lawyer arrives to help the survivors' and victims' families prepare a class-action suit, but his efforts only seem to push the townspeople further apart. At the same time, one teenage survivor of the accident has to reckon with the loss of innocence brought about by a different kind of damage.The Sweet Hereafter featuring Ian Holm and Sarah Polley is streaming with subscription on The Criterion Channel, and available for rent or purchase on Prime Video. It's a drama and thriller movie with a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.5 (32,448 votes) and was very well received by critics.

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Atom Egoyan


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Available to stream on a subscription service (The Criterion Channel).

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Available to rent or buy from $1.99 on 1 service (Prime Video).

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#393 Ranked Movie

#13 Ranked in Car Movies

#80 Ranked in Movies on The Criterion Channel

#275 Ranked in Drama Movies

The Sweet Hereafter has a better than average IMDb audience rating of 7.5 (32,448 votes) and was very well received by critics. The movie is popular with Reelgood users lately.

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