Smashed Synopsis
An alcoholic (Mary Elizabeth Winstead) teacher faces many obstacles on her road to sobriety.
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Movie Reviews

Spot On!

By lawyerboo
As someone in the recovery community, I tend to anticipate movies that attempt to portray addiction and recovery with some trepidation wondering if they will "get it right." In my opinion, "Smashed"...

Solid film

By karinagw
(Disclaimer: this is not a film I generally would have gone to see had it not been the first project my daughter worked on when she moved to L.A. (Prop Intern, Yay, Diana)) That said, while it...

More than a PSA for alcoholism

By VAmovie_goer
Smashed is film which shows the struggles of one peson to overcome alcoholism. The film doesn't try to demonize alcoholism nor make excuses for it. The acting was excellent with special kudos to...

I got what I came for! Wow, well done!

By Calylily
Wow, well done! Mary Elizabeth Winstead did not disappoint! I specifically went to see if she could really act as well as I saw on the preview that I saw! FINALLY, a great actress emerges from a...

For anyone even remotely touched by alcoholism

By timcollins
This movie is the most realistic picture of real-life alcoholism and the complexity of a relationship with an alcoholic. But it is also a movie of experience, strength and hope Relating to...

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Rated R | For Brief Drug Use, Alcohol Abuse, Language and Some Sexual Content
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Intense alcoholism study shows difficulties of recovery.
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POSITIVE ROLE MODELS
VIOLENCE & SCARINESS
LANGUAGE
CONSUMERISM
DRINKING & DRUGS
SEXY STUFF