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Tagged: The Jonathan Wamback Story (2002)
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Tagged: The Jonathan Wamback Story (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Tagged: The Jonathan Wamback Story is the true story of a teenage gang's attack on high school student Jonathan Wamback in Ontario, Canada. Following the attack, Jonathan falls into a coma. The movie shows the events leading up to the attack on Jonathan in June 1999, and follows through his slow recuperation during the months that follow.
Style: rough, suspenseful, disturbing, sentimental
Plot: teenage boy, youth gang, gang, coma, bully, rehabilitation, bullying, high school student, beating, life support, teenager, ambulance, father son relationship, child protagonist, assault, teenage protagonist, teenage gang, high school, fireworks, canadian, brain damage, wheelchair, jogging, kicked in the head, playground ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, year 1999
Place: canada, ontario canada

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The Nerd's Confession (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 94 min.
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Cowards (2008)
Genre: Drama
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Duration: 89 min.
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Style: serious, realistic, touching, captivating
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Cool Money (2005)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 89 min.
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Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
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War (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: Switzerland
Duration: 106 min.
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Duration: 98 min.
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