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The Florida Project (2017)

R | | Drama | 10 November 2017 (UK)
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Set over one summer, the film follows precocious 6-year-old Moonee as she courts mischief and adventure with her ragtag playmates and bonds with her rebellious but caring mother, all while living in the shadows of Disney World.

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Set over one summer, the film follows precocious 6-year-old Moonee as she courts mischief and adventure with her ragtag playmates and bonds with her rebellious but caring mother, all while living in the shadows of Disney World.

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Rated R for language throughout, disturbing behavior, sexual references and some drug material. | See all certifications »
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$2,000,000 (estimated)

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$157,553 (North America) (8 October 2017)
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The Florida Project was an early development name for Disney World. See more »

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Munchkin Magik
16 October 2017 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

I wanted to see this film at TIFF this year, but it was all sold out. I am glad it opened recently in Toronto. I was quite moved by the acting and the situations that are depicted. The children are amazing, they live in their own little world that has its own order and meaning. While the adults cope with all their problems and societal conflicts, the kids explore the world that they find themselves in, and try to make the best of it. Bobby as the motel manager, is a tough bloke, but totally fair in his dealings with his clients. Just his facial expressions are enough to give you a massive subtext to the various encounters that arise.

We have a magical world in Florida's Disney Land, where peoples fantasies come true. But just kiddy-corner to this, real life with real people is taking place, not all of it pretty. Children need someone to take care of them, but most of all to see them and love them. This can happen in all sorts of environments, not all of them clinically correct by societal standards. The film is a wonderful mirror.


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