662 Ratings

The Paperboy

Directed by Lee Daniels
United States, 2012
Crime, Drama


Based on Pete Dexter’s critically acclaimed novel, The Paperboy is the enthralling story of two brothers investigating a case involving a death row inmate.

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The Paperboy
Directed by Lee Daniels

Awards & Festivals

Festival de Cannes

2012 | Competition

Toronto International Film Festival

2012 | Special Presentations

The New York Film Festival


Screen Actors Guild Awards

2013 | Nominee: Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Supporting Role

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