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Troop Zero (2019)

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In rural 1977 Georgia, a misfit girl dreams of life in outer space. When a competition offers her a chance to be recorded on NASA's Golden Record, she recruits a makeshift troop of Birdie Scouts, forging friendships that last a lifetime.

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Bert (as Bert & Bertie), Bertie (as Bert & Bertie)

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Lucy Alibar (screenplay), Lucy Alibar
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Troop Zero stars Viola Davis, Allison Janney, and Mckenna Grace discuss what merit badges they should receive, their dream roles, and their favorite underdog movies.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Mckenna Grace ... Christmas Flint
Viola Davis ... Miss Rayleen
Jim Gaffigan ... Ramsey Flint
Allison Janney ... Miss Massey
Charlie Shotwell ... Joseph
Milan Ray ... Hell-No Price
Johanna Colón ... Smash
Bella Higginbotham ... Anne-Claire
Mike Epps ... Dwayne Champaign
Ashley Brooke ... Piper Keller
Ash Thapliyal ... Persad
Kai N. Ture ... Ginger (as Kai Turé)
Kenneth Wayne Bradley ... Joseph's Dad
Edi Patterson ... Miss Aimee
Maureen Brennan ... Miss Delilah
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In rural 1977 Georgia, a misfit girl dreams of life in outer space. When a national competition offers her a chance at her dream, to be recorded on NASA's Golden Record, she recruits a makeshift troop of Birdie Scouts, forging friendships that last a lifetime and beyond.

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Show the Universe Who You Truly Are

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Rated PG for thematic elements, language, and smoking throughout | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

17 January 2020 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Troop Zero See more »

Filming Locations:

Luling, Louisiana, USA See more »

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2.39 : 1
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Trivia

This is the 2nd collaboration between Allison Janney and Viola Davis since The Help (2011). See more »

Connections

Features The Young Lawyers (1969) See more »

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I Say A Little Prayer
Written by Burt Bacharach and Hal David
Performed by Dionne Warwick
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Mckenna Grace Shines in well Cast offbeat touching but fun Film!
19 January 2020 | by gettysburgrichSee all my reviews

I did not think I would love this movie. I watched it because I loved the peformance of Mckenna Grace in the movie Gifted. I enjoy trying to follow young actors that I think will grow into stardom. Grace in these two roles looks like she is on target for that type of career. The movie will remind you of a Wes Anderson or Watitie film two great directors.I was afraid the movie was taking the turn of being PC correct in every aspect of its characters. But it does so without shoving it in your face, Davis is powerful in her troop leader role as is the whole cast. I was teary eyed a few times in this touching depiction of a young girl full of Hope surrounded by nothing in her world that called for it. So she reached beyond and found other misfits like herself and it makes for a fine film. If you like Grace here check out Gifted. Rich


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