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Ballast

2008-01-19 | Action / Documentary
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A single mother and her embattled son struggle to subsist in a small Mississippi Delta township. An act of violence thrusts them into the world of an emotionally devastated highway store owner, awakening the fury of a bitter and longstanding conflict.
Director: Lance Hammer
Stars: Micheal J. Smith Sr., JimMyron Ross

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The casts of Ballast are Micheal J. Smith Sr. starring as Lawrence, JimMyron Ross starring as James, Tarra Riggs starring as Marlee, Johnny McPhail starring as John, Ventress Bonner starring as Teen.
On October 18, 2021, the IMDB rating of Ballast is 7.0/10, Rotten Tomato rating is 93/100, Metacritic rating is 84/100, TMDB rating is 7.0/10.
The certification of Ballast is NR.
Ballast won 2008 Sundance Film Festival, 2009 IndieLisboa International Independent Film Festival, 2008 Buenos Aires International Festival of Independent Cinema, 2008 Deauville Film Festival, 2008 Durban International Film Festival, 2008 Gijón International Film Festival, 2008 Gotham Awards, 2008 Indiewire Critics' Poll, 2008 Ljubljana International Film Festival, 2008 Toronto Film Critics Association Awards and 2 others.
The genre of Ballast is Action,Documentary,Drama,Thriller.
The release date of Ballast is January 19, 2008.
The full version of Ballast is provided by Tubi TV , Amazon Prime Video , Amazon Video , Apple iTunes , Kanopy
A single mother and her embattled son struggle to subsist in a small Mississippi Delta township. An act of violence thrusts them into the world of an emotionally devastated highway store owner, awakening the fury of a bitter and longstanding conflict..
The runtime of Ballast is 96 minutes.
On October 18, 2021, there were 3835 public reaction to Ballast including ambient sound, distraught, inexperienced actor, more active, rather abrupt.