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Frank Adler (Chris Evans) is a single man raising a child prodigy - his spirited young niece Mary (Mckenna Grace) - in a coastal town in Florida. Frank's plans for a normal school life for Mary are foiled when the seven-year-old’s mathematical abilities come to the attention of Frank’s formidable mother Evelyn (Lindsay Duncan) whose plans for her granddaughter threaten to separate Frank and Mary. Octavia Spencer plays Roberta, Frank and Mary’s landlady and best friend. Jenny Slate is Mary’s teacher, Bonnie, a young woman whose concern for her student develops into a connection with her uncle as well.

Running time

1h 41 min


Under 12 Not Recommended

Production Company

Fox Searchlight Pictures


20th Century Fox

Running time: 1h 41 min

Rating: Under 12 Not Recommended

Production Company: Fox Searchlight Pictures

Studio: 20th Century Fox



Genres: Drama