The Vicious Kind


1h 32m 2009

Brief Synopsis

Caleb Sinclaire is a bitter construction worker whose life is turned upside down one Thanksgiving weekend. Estranged from his family, Caleb lives an isolated, but contented, life. Following a difficult breakup, he becomes scornful toward women and wears his disdain as a badge of honor. Caleb's resol

Film Details

Also Known As
Vicious Kind
MPAA Rating
R
Genre
Comedy
Drama
Holiday
Release Date
2009
Location
Norfolk, Connecticut, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 32m

Synopsis

Caleb Sinclaire is a bitter construction worker whose life is turned upside down one Thanksgiving weekend. Estranged from his family, Caleb lives an isolated, but contented, life. Following a difficult breakup, he becomes scornful toward women and wears his disdain as a badge of honor. Caleb's resolve is tested, however, when he meets his younger brother Peter's new girlfriend, Emma. Immediately distrustful of her, Caleb warns Peter that she will only end up hurting him. Despite his efforts to protect his brother, he finds himself drawn to Emma and surprised by his growing attraction. Caleb's unexpected feelings force him finally to confront the vulnerability he has struggled so long to conceal.

Film Details

Also Known As
Vicious Kind
MPAA Rating
R
Genre
Comedy
Drama
Holiday
Release Date
2009
Location
Norfolk, Connecticut, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 32m

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Miscellaneous Notes

Nominated for two 2009 Spirit Awards including Best Screenplay and Best Male Lead (Adam Scott) by Film Independent (FIND).

Released in United States February 12, 2010

Released in United States January 2009

Released in United States on Video February 23, 2010

Released in United States Winter December 11, 2009

Released in United States January 2009 (Shown at Sundance Film Festival (Spectrum Dramatic) January 15-25, 2009.)

Released in United States February 12, 2010 (New York City)

Released in United States on Video February 23, 2010

Released in United States Winter December 11, 2009 (Los Angeles)