FLAG DAY (109 R)

FLAG DAY

SUMMARY

Jennifer Vogel’s father John taught her so much about love and joy, but he also happened to be the most notorious counterfeiter in US history. Directed by Sean Penn, “Flag Day” stars Penn and his daughter Dylan Penn in an intimate family portrait of a young woman who struggles to rise above the wreckage of her past while reconciling the inescapable bond between a daughter and her father.

DIRECTOR: Sean Penn
SCREENWRITERS: Jez Butterworth, Jennifer Vogel
CAST: Bailey Noble, Dale Dickey, Dylan Penn, Eddie Marsan, Hopper Jack Penn, Josh Brolin, Katheryn Winnick, Norbert Leo Butz, Sean Penn


 

REVIEW

“At times quiet and pensive, at others volatile and rebellious, the younger Penn’s freshness galvanizes the father-daughter connection and brings Vogel’s memoir to life.”

Thelma Adams, AARP Movies for Grownups