A lot of actors playing roles that they are thrust into a lot. Jennifer Lawrence is the stronger older sister who is street-wise and tough. Moretz is once again sexualized at a very young age, which keeps happening to her. Selma Blair plays a cracked out prostitute and terrible mother to three young girls. The movie has some tense scenes and the characters go through a lot. It’s dark and depressing. The ending is pretty lame. I did like the follow-up during the credits, it changes your view.
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The Poker House (2008)