The Paperboy

Blu-Ray

The Paperboy
The Paperboy

DVD

The Paperboy
In Theaters October 5, 2012
On Blu-ray January 22, 2013 Now Available ?
On DVD January 22, 2013 Now Available ?
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A sexually and racially charged film noir from Oscar®-nominated director Lee Daniels (Precious), The Paperboy takes audiences deep into the backwaters of steamy 1960s South Florida, as investigative reporter Ward Jansen (Matthew McConaughey) and his partner Yardley Acheman (David Oyelowo) chase a sensational, career-making story. With the help of Ward’s younger brother Jack (Zac Efron) and sultry death-row groupie Charlotte Bless (Nicole Kidman), the pair tries to prove violent swamp-dweller Hillary Van Wetter (John Cusack) was framed for the murder of a corrupt local sheriff. Based on the provocative bestselling novel by Pete Dexter (Mulholland Falls, Rush), The Paperboy peels back a sleepy small town’s decades-old façade of Southern gentility to reveal a quagmire of evil as dark as a Florida bayou.

Rated R for strong sexual content, violence and language.

Box office gross: $0.6 million. View box office history.

Released by Millennium Films. See more credits.

 

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