Personal Velocity

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User rating: 4.83

Release Date: November 29, 2002

On DVD/VOD: March 18, 2003

1h 25m | Documentary, Drama

Delia (Sedgwick) is a young mother stuck in an abusive relationship with her husband of twelve years. One night after he brutally beats her, Delia finally attempts to reclaim some of the power she's completely lost. Greta (Posey) is a cookbook editor at a crossroads in life, "rotten with ambition" and semi-struggling with issues of fidelity to her kind but unexciting husband. And Paula (Balk) is thrust into crisis after having a near-death experience. Driving to her mother's house in upstate New York, she picks up a hitchhiker, a badly beaten young boy who helps her discover a new sense of spirit.

As each story unfolds, each woman finds herself forced to make a decision -- one that will change her life forever.

Based on Rebecca Miller's book of short stories.
Director: Rebecca Miller
Studio: United Artists Films
Producer(s): Alexis Alexanian, Gary Winick, Lemore Syvan
Cast: Kyra Sedgwick, Parker Posey, Fairuza Balk, David Warshofsky, Brian Tarantina, Leo Fitzpatrick, Tim Guinee, Wallace Shawn, Mara Hobel, Lou Taylor Pucci
Writer(s): Rebecca Miller

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