Short Term 12 (trailer)
SxSW sensation Short Term 12 expands to new theaters across the country Friday, October 4th. The film currently has an impressive 85% rating on Metacritic.com, and a 98% approval rating from critics on Rottentomatoes.com, where it also has a 92% audience rating.
Short Term 12 is written and directed by Destin Cretton, based on his short film of the same name. Cretton made his feature film debut last year with I Am Not a Hipster, after having made several short films and a documentary.
Short Term 12 stars Brie Larson, whom audiences might recognize as Envy Adams from Scott Pilgrim vs. the World. The busy actress can currently be seen in The Spectacular Now, and will soon appear in Joseph Gordon-Levitt’s Don Jon later this month.
Rant shall have a review of the film on the day of its official theatrical release.