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Lightning Bug (2004)

Not Rated
97 min | Drama

A drama/thriller, set in the South, about a young boy who longs to escape the misery of his childhood and the misunderstanding of his hometown. A gifted, self-taught, special effects make-up artist, Green dreams of going to Hollywood to ...See moreA drama/thriller, set in the South, about a young boy who longs to escape the misery of his childhood and the misunderstanding of his hometown. A gifted, self-taught, special effects make-up artist, Green dreams of going to Hollywood to make his own monsters. But the real demons of Green's life threaten to hold him back: a drunken stepfather who terrorizes his mother, a group of religious fanatics who want to destroy his work, and the love of a girl who can't let go of small town life. Written by Anonymous See less
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Apr 9, 2004 (United States)

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Bret Harrison
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Laura Prepon
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Kevin Gage
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Ashley Laurence
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Shannon Eubanks
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Lucas Till
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Hal Sparks
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Josh Todd
Rusty Knight Rusty Knight   See fewer
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Bob Penny
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George Faughnan
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Jonathan Spencer
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Austin Westfall
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Kate Clemons
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Jamie Avera
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Jon Everry
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Brandon Trost
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Jesse Spunkmeyer (uncredited) Jesse Spunkmeyer (uncredited)   See fewer
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6.6 / 10 | 1,206 votes