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Hunt for the Wilderpeople


Sunday, Sep 11, 2016
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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West Mall 7 Theatres
2101 W 41st Street
Sioux Falls, SD 57105 United States

Hunt for the Wilderpeople – (dir. Taika Waititi)
West Mall 7 Theatres – Doors Open 6:00pm – Film Begins 6:30pm
TRT: 101 min
Rating: PG13
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy

Film Summary: The charmingly offbeat Hunt for the Wilderpeople unites a solid cast, a talented filmmaker, and a poignant, funny, deeply affecting message. Raised on hip-hop and foster care, defiant city kid Ricky gets a fresh start in the New Zealand countryside. He quickly finds himself at home with his new foster family: the loving Aunt Bella, the cantankerous Uncle Hec, and dog Tupac. When a tragedy strikes that threatens to ship Ricky to another home, both he and Hec go on the run in the bush. As a national manhunt ensues, the newly branded outlaws must face their options: go out in a blaze of glory or overcome their differences and survive as a family. Equal parts road comedy and rousing adventure story, director Taika Waititi (WHAT WE DO IN THE SHADOWS, upcoming THOR: RAGNORAK) masterfully weaves lively humor with emotionally honest performances by Sam Neill and Julian Dennison. A hilarious, touching crowd-pleaser, HUNT FOR THE WILDERPEOPLE reminds us about the journey that growing up is (at any age) and those who help us along the way.