Running with Scissors Synopsis
A man looks back on his unusual childhood, his mentally ill mother and her unorthodox therapist.
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Movie Reviews


By globeman
To be honest, I went after dragging my wife to see Borat, which she admitted liking. We went with an open mind and had seen the trailer which captured our attention. Ryan Murphy brought real...

really good

By peachpumpkpatch
I really enjoyed this movie. I liked it so much I bought the book and read it that night....


By arianna
If you tired of seeing the same types of movies over and over again, this is a wonderful movie to watch.  There were a lot of intense moments in the movie, but they made light of them as well....

not as good as the book but...

By Traci
for a movie - this was great!!  Very diffrent from the main-stream but a great cast and even better author makes this movie one of my top 5!!!  ...

Must See ...

I love, love, love this movie. Definitely one of those to see again, and buy the dvd.  ...

One of the best movies of the year, if not the last 10 years

By denimjade
it hit very close to home... I hope they make his second book Dry in to the next movie. ...

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Rated R | For strong language and elements of sexuality, violence and substance abuse
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Dysfunctional-family memoir wallows in smug humor.
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