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Finding Forrester (2000)

PG-13
136 min | Drama

A young writing prodigy finds a mentor in a reclusive author.
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Valdís Óskarsdóttir (as Valdis Oskarsdottir)
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$ 43,000,000
Opening Wknd
$ 701,207
Gross (USA)
$ 51,804,714
Gross (World)
$ 80,049,764
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Release date
Jan 12, 2001 (United States)

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Sean Connery
William Forrester William Forrester   See fewer
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Rob Brown
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Anna Paquin
Claire Spence Claire Spence   See fewer
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7.3 / 10 | 78,065 votes