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The Lifeguard

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The Lifeguard

Certificate
15 Certificate
Title
94 Mins
Released
2013
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Packshot of The Lifeguard
Certificate
15 Certificate
Duration
94 Mins
Released
2013

Leigh (Kristen Bell) is a 29-year-old reporter living in New York. When her career and love life take a turn for the worse she decides to take drastic action. She heads back to her hometown where she moves into her old room at her parents' and meets up with her old friends who never left town. But when she reclaims her old high school job as a lifeguard, Leigh begins a dangerous relationship. Contains strong language, sex and sex references.

Cast & Connections

Cast

  • Kristen Bell,
  • Mamie Gummer,
  • Martin Starr,
  • Alex Shaffer,
  • Joshua Harto and
  • David Lambert

Director

  • Liz W. Garcia

Screenwriter

  • Liz W. Garcia

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Did you know?

  • This film was an official selection at the Sundance Film Festival.
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