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The Beaver

Tortured by internal demons and depression, Walter Black (Mel Gibson) watches his career and family crumble right before his eyes. Only the discovery of a discarded hand puppet gives him hope to fight back from the edge of despair. Get the movie review and more. »


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Run Time: 90
Theater Release: 06 May 2011
Video Release: 23 Aug 2011
MPAA Rating: PG-13
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The Beaver is rated PG-13: for mature thematic material, some disturbing content, sexuality and language including a drug reference.

Director: Jodie Foster
Cast: Mel Gibson, Jodie Foster, Anton Yelchin
Studio: 2011 Summit Entertainment
Website: Official site for The Beaver.

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Release Date: 6 May 2011 (Limited) Wider Release on May 20, 2011

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