3rd\SE Quadrant The Approval Matrix
Michael Angarano (Sky High) plays the trombone and contemplates the intricate world of relationships as Arthur and Olivia Thirlby (Juno) stars as his irresistible classmate Lila in Snow Angels, based on the novel by Stewart O'Nan. Adapted and directed by David Gordon Green, Snow Angels focuses on three couples at different stages in their relationships. Working mother Annie (Kate Beckinsale) is raising her young daughter while dealing with a disturbed ex (Sam Rockwell). Arthur’s budding relationship with Lila is explored as is his parents’ deteriorating marriage. The story takes a darker turn as one shocking event changes all three relationships forever.
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