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Hellion rating: green light

Hellion green light

Kat Candler’s exploration of toxic male adolescence is handsome and haunting, with a star-making performance by young star Josh Wiggins, but we’ve seen this story many times before.
I’m “biast” (pro): nothing

I’m “biast” (con): nothing

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Hellion (2014)
US/Can release: Jun 13 2014 (VOD same day)

MPAA: not rated

viewed on my iPad

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