- Release Date: May 18, 2012
- Run Time: 1 hr 56 min
- Rating: R - Some Sexual Content and Language
- Cast: Jennifer Connelly, Ed Harris, Emma Roberts
- Director: Dustin Lance Black
- Genre: Comedy, Drama
Synopsis: A beautiful yet unhinged single mother struggles to raise her son Emmett (Harrison Gilbertson) while dreaming of escaping her small Southern boardwalk town. Her long time affair with the very married, Mormon Sheriff Richard Tipton (Ed Harris) is thrown into question when he decides to run for public office. Things are further complicated when Emmett begins a romantic relationship with Tipton’s daughter (Emma Roberts). Virginia and the town are full of secrets and everyone knows Virginia can only keep things together for so long.