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Actress Lori Petty makes her directorial debut with this poignant, beautifully crafted film about a teenage girl trying to survive the dismal circumstances of her life with dignity, humor, and basketball.
Petty first became famous for playing Keanu Reeves' surfer girlfriend in the 1991 action thriller Point Break. Prior to that, she got her break starring with Richard Grieco in Fox's Booker. In 1992, Petty was featured in the box office hit A League of Their Own which starred Tom Hanks, Geena Davis and Madonna. Petty played the title role in Tank Girl in 1995, which made her into a cult icon. Her other films include Free Willy and In the Army Now. Petty is also known for providing the voice of the supervillain Livewire on Warner Bros.' Superman: The Animated Series, and The New Batman Adventures. Petty's directorial debut, The Poker House (2008) won awards at the Los Angeles Film Festival.
Dark and painful to watch, this is a true story as lived and written by the Director Lori Petty (Point Break). Read morePublished 1 month ago by Jean B.
This is a movie I've seen once before and I thought it was a great drama that kept you really feeling for this girl and her family. Read morePublished 1 month ago by AlyssaMT
Outstanding movie loosely based on the true story of actress Lori Petty. Jennifer Lawrence leads an outstanding cast of younger actresses. Read morePublished 1 month ago by HARRY M GOVERNICK
great quality the DVD I Mean but the story to sad and sick.Published 2 months ago by Sammy Richards
I love this movie. So sad. Very good true story. Feels bad to know children got through this everyday. Fast delivery great service.Published 3 months ago by valerie