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The Sweet Hereafter (1997)

R
112 min | Drama

A bus crash in a small town brings a lawyer to the town to defend the families, but he discovers that everything is not what it seems.
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Russell Banks (novel) | Atom Egoyan (screenplay)
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Nov 21, 1997 (United States)

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7.5 / 10 | 31,841 votes