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Short Term 12 (2008)

Short | 21 min | Short, Drama

A day at a group home for troubled adolescents. Denim is the head counselor, involved somehow with Natalia, another counselor. During the day, we watch them and other staff deal with a boy who's getting into fights though he has only a ...See moreA day at a group home for troubled adolescents. Denim is the head counselor, involved somehow with Natalia, another counselor. During the day, we watch them and other staff deal with a boy who's getting into fights though he has only a week to go before his 18th birthday, a girl whose birthday it is, a foul-mouthed lad, and others. Denim uses music to calm one youth, orients a new staff member, sneaks a marijuana cigarette during a break, and by the day's end, talks to Natalia. Do any of us have it together? Written by See less
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Destin Daniel Cretton (as Destin Cretton)
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Destin Daniel Cretton (as Destin Cretton)
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Destin Daniel Cretton (as Destin Cretton)
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Sep 23, 2008 (United States)
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Tania Verafield
Natalia Natalia   See fewer
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Phoenix Henke
Jayden Jayden   See fewer
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Katelin Chesna
Chelsea (as Katelin Chesna Henke) Chelsea (as Katelin Chesna Henke)   See fewer
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Whitney Ball
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Joy Cretton
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Julianne Eggold
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Christopher James
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7.4 / 10 | 534 votes