SummaryA rebellious 17-year-old, who is contemplating suicide, is sent to her grandparents house for the summer. She soon begins a interracial romance with a young cook who has a criminal past, confronts a tragic family secret, and just may discover the promising young woman hidden beneath her sarcastic shell. Just when she is looking for a way out, she just may find her way back in.
-- United States
Problem youth -- United States -- Drama.
Suicidal behavior -- United States -- Drama.
Interracial dating -- United States -- Drama.
Grandparent and child -- United States -- Drama.
|Publisher|| [Los Angeles, CA] :Anchor Bay Entertainment,2010
Simpson, Gary Dean.
Duff, Hilary, 1987-
Rothman, John, 1949-
Murphy, Michael, 1938-
Burstyn, Ellen, 1932-
Anchor Bay Films (Firm)
West of Midnight (Firm)
Anchor Bay Entertainment, Inc.
Hilary Duff, Evan Ross, Melissa Leo, John Rothman, Maury Ginsberg, Michael Murphy, Ellen Burstyn.
Director of photography, Michael Lohmann ; editor, Michelle Botticelli ; music, John Nordstrom.
MPAA rating: PG-13; for mature thematic material, some sexual content and drug references.
Title from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 2009.
DVD, widescreen presentation; Dolby Digital.
1 videodisc (92 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.