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Shorts (2009)

PG
89 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy

A young boy's discovery of a colorful, wish-granting rock causes chaos in the suburban town of Black Falls when jealous kids and scheming adults alike set out to get their hands on it.
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Director
Robert Rodriguez (directed by)
Writers
Robert Rodriguez | Álvaro Rodríguez (additional story concepts)
Producers
Elizabeth Avellan (produced by) | Robert Rodriguez (produced by)
Composers
George Oldziey (music by) | Robert Rodriguez (music by) | Carl Thiel (music by)
Cinematographer
Editors
Ethan Maniquis (edited by) | Robert Rodriguez (edited by)
Casting Directors
J.C. Cantu (casting by) (as JC Cantu) | Mary Vernieu (casting by)
Production Designer
Steve Joyner (production design by)
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Budget
$40,000,000
Opening weekend
$6,410,339
Gross (US & Canada)
$20,919,166
Gross (World)
$28,972,508
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Release date
Aug 21, 2009 (United States)

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4.7 / 10 | 6,408 votes