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After 12 years in prison, former high school football star Eddie Palmer returns home to put his life back together—and forms an unlikely bond with Sam, an outcast boy from a troubled home. But Eddie's past threatens to ruin his new life and family.

MPAA Rating R

Status Released

Release Date 2021-01-29

Runtime 110 minutes


TMDB 8.0


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onelonelyplanet shared a tip "Wow!! Justin did justice the title role. Ryder Allen (Sam) stole the show!! This boy is already a star."

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ParisHilton shared a tip "Amazing film!"

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jill_a.m. shared a tip "Loved it! Justin Timberlake is going to be a legend."

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asaltysoul shared a tip "loved this movie! it is so heartwarming/heartbreaking. Justin Timberlake is such a great actor. I highly recommend!"

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nicole_norm shared a tip "Really great movie! JT’s not only a good singer but his acting skills be on point too👌🏼"

kathy_mcconnell_2284 shared a tip "Great storyline. Great acting. Authentic and refreshing."

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jade_matthies shared a tip "This movie gave me all the happy feels🥺"

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james_dunphy shared a tip "Big thumbs up. Loved it."

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lori_knight_4195 shared a tip "Very good"

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melissa_1625 shared a tip "Amazing movie. Amazing message. Serious tear jerker."

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chana_lynn shared a tip "Great story."

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jeterfan1205 shared a tip "It was pretty good 7/10"

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bobbi_ormond shared a tip "Oh my goodness! This was such a good movie 🙌🏻"

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kentongewecke shared a tip "Not bad. I won't be watching it again - and the best actor is not JT (definitely the mom, wow she is amazing). Good story."

sherrie_mcphee shared a tip "This is heart warming and very well done loved it. Highly recommend"

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michael_roundtree shared a tip "Really touching movie and great job again for JT"

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marla_ross_webb shared a tip "Heartwarming story. An excellent watch. Loved the characters."

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don_cook_7873 shared a tip "A compelling story about the human condition and the courage that it takes to make it through every day."

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robert_wasson shared a tip "excellent. thinking jt might get oscar talk for this role"

ricki_5457 shared a tip "Loved this movie"

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sean_miller_5023 shared a tip "Good movie! Lil boy was the star! Worth the watch."

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tina_jans shared a tip "Really liked this movie, I’m not a JT fan, but he was good in this!"

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rachelle_jones shared a tip "JT awesome as always. This guy can act. Sweet ending."

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pattie_argo shared a tip "Great feel good movie!"

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christopher_sanchez_5997 shared a tip "Heartwarming, heartbreaking. It touches on being family, loving yourself, and becoming a good person despite bad situations."

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savannah_bennett_2454 shared a tip "It was nice to see JT play a character with a different tone. I thoroughly enjoyed this feel-good movie!"

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fboucheros shared a tip "Good movie. Everyone deserves a second chance."

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tanisha_hammond shared a tip "Justin Timberlake killed this role. I love the relationship between him and Sammy"

maigs. shared a tip "Such a great movie!! ❤"

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desiree_avitia shared a tip "It made me cry ! But a good cry!"

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melissa_grover shared a tip "Really enjoyed the film, but it is in absolutely no way a sports movie 🙄"

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terry_szawlowski shared a tip "Great story! Little boy stole the show"

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diana_walsifer shared a tip "Soooooo good. Worth the watch."

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chantal_thompson shared a tip "Haven't watched yet I hope it's good"

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amanda_palacio shared a tip "Eye opener"

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meghan_chester shared a tip "Sweet film with great character development"

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allison_oropallo shared a tip "Movie or the year. I hope everyone sees this."

erika_gutierrez_6299 shared a tip "Really cute movie. A bit of a tear jerker but in a good way 🥲"

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brilee_ford shared a tip "Thursday 4"

michael_brown_5217 shared a tip "Tear Jerker"

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elizabethdani shared a tip "Good little movie to watch. Cried a bunch"

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michelle_brijlal shared a tip "It was a slow watch but enjoyable."

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matthew_stevens_1568 shared a tip "Really great movie! This is a must watch with you're significant other. Grab the popcorn and blankets."

cheri_flodell shared a tip "This movie is the best. A must see #palmer"

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tamekia_gardner shared a tip "Showed human compassion"

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anne_barrett shared a tip "Such a great movie from HBOMax. Be prepared to cry! JTs acting was spot on."

mohit_4359 shared a tip "Good watch! Good acting..."

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christine_jordan_4835 shared a tip "Best movie ive seen in a long time"

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mary_struzinsky shared a tip "Really liked this!"

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heather_matson shared a tip "Such a great movie"

traci_spell shared a tip "It’s a good movie with happy ending. Nothing too risky."

anna_hughes shared a tip "The story line hits hard !! The “south” portrayed and the growth of so many individuals is so inspiring."

vinny_3936 shared a tip "The kid was terrific"

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erica_knight_5689 shared a tip "Tearjerker"

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elizabeth_ramirez_633 shared a tip "Such a good movie!"

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caitlin_floyd_8281 shared a tip "Beautiful story, beautifully acted."

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sarah_b_9885 shared a tip "Really good story."

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alex_triado shared a tip "Such a wonderful yet sad movie. Justin played a very good role. Must watch"

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dianne_briggs shared a tip "I’ve never seen JT in a movie I didn’t like. I love his acting more than his singing!"

mandy_garcia shared a tip "Loveeee"

blandine_hernandez shared a tip "Great movie!!!"

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monique_mcdonald shared a tip "Loved the story line"

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april_lopez_9808 shared a tip "Tearjerker in a fantastic way"

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becca_king_6565 shared a tip "Love Timberlake"

sporidis_family shared a tip "Awesome movie!"

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carmy_schiavone shared a tip "Loved it"

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tcpacifica shared a tip "This movie gave me all the feels. Justin Timberlake and Ryder Allen give stellar performances."

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mandy_martin_841 shared a tip "Great movie."

david_cantrell shared a tip "This movie will surprise you one of the best movies I have seen in awhile"

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trudy_peddie shared a tip "Great movie and acting"

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bronte_ shared a tip "I appreciated the story line, it really did tug at your heart strings, and it was pretty well done. 👍"

dania_broukman shared a tip "Beautiful movie!"

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beth_ujvary shared a tip "Great story great characters"

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ali_king_2732 shared a tip "Just a good feel good movie."

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teri_weatherbee shared a tip "I loved this movie. Just watch it if you like this type of drama."

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sandra_schulze shared a tip "Just did."

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