Keswick Film Club - Thumbsucker

Thumbsucker 

Director: Mike Mills Country: USA
Cert: 15 Year: 2005 Length: 96 mins Language: English
Thumbsucker

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Score: 69.2% Attendance: 99

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Synopsis

Justin Cobb is 17 and sucks his thumb. When his 'holistic orthodontist' (hysterically, Keanu Reeves) urges him to invoke his 'power animal' he conjures a faun. After he starts taking Ritalin to cope with his 'Attention Deficiency Syndrome' Justin becomes a cocaine-tongued debate team whizz - but is he any happier? Pitch perfect performances from Vincent D'Onofrio, Tilda Swinton and Vince Vaughn make this a deadpan comedy delight.


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Keswick Film Club has won the following British Federation of Film Societies awards:

Best Website 2008
Best Website 2007
Film Society of The Year 2006
Best Programme 2005
Best Programme 2004
Best Programme 2002
Best Programme 2001
Best New Film Society 2000

plus 7 Distinctions and 4 Commendations
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